Financial Matters

A financial dispute in divorce, dissolution or separation can be one of the most stressful times in a person’s life.

Our expert advisors think ahead, considering all available options whilst applying commercialism to their solutions. We are strategic but pragmatic in our approach and focus on our clients’ wishes.

Our expertise in financial cases includes:

Business assets - we act for entrepreneurs and business owners within private, limited or public companies.

Farms - we act for farmers and land owners.

Property portfolios - including landed estates.

Pensions - often involving significant funds, in both the private and public sectors.

Trusts - including trusts held on or offshore.

International assets - we have renowned experts in international family law, able to deal with cases in different jurisdictions and where significant overseas assets are involved.

Advising our clients in relation to applications for lump sums, maintenance and property, including considerations when acting in divorce and separation cases.

We will explore all of the options with you, such as resolving your dispute outside of Court, perhaps by arbitration, mediation or just straightforward negotiation. If you do need to go to court, you can have every confidence we’re in your corner. Our specialists listen, understand your goals and then present you with commercial solutions to focus on achieving the best possible outcome for you.

We are here to support, advise and assist you.


11 March 2016
The Law Society has warned that unmarried couples should update their wills to ensure that if they die their partner isn’t left high and dry. read

08 March 2016
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03 March 2016
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Meet the Team

We’re passionate about providing the right solutions and driven to make a positive difference in everything we do.

"We’re delighted to be at the beginning of a partnership between two teams who share the same winning spirit and focus on supporting talent to achieve their potential. Everyone here has a great sense of pride and excitement to be working with Team England – a team that, after all, reflects just how much can be achieved by a diverse and varied group of individuals all focused on one goal. We can’t wait to get started."

Joanna Thornell, Client and Markets Director, Shakespeare Martineau