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Woodfines LLP

16 ST CUTHBERT'S STREET, BEDFORD, MK40 3JG, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01234 270600
Fax:
Fax 01234 210128
DX:
5619 BEDFORD
Email:
Web:
www.woodfines.co.uk

John Leadbeater

Tel:
Work 01234 270600
Email:
Woodfines LLP

Work Department

Family.

Position

John is a partner in the family department. He deals with all aspects of family work, including divorce, finances and children disputes. He has particular expertise in high-volume financial cases and those involving farming business/assets. Reported case: A v A (shared residence) 2004, 1 FLR, 1195. He is accredited by Resolution as a family law specialist.

Career

Trained Gareth Woodfine & Partners, qualified 1992; Woodfines, assistant solicitor, partner 1997 to date.

Education

Sharnbrook Upper School, Bedfordshire; Sheffield University (1989 LLB Hons).

Leisure

Football, though regrets that he is only fit enough to watch these days, keen supporter of Seattle Seahawks American football team and cheered them to Superbowl glory in 2014.


South East: Private client

Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

Within: Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

The ‚Äėexcellent‚Äô team at Woodfines LLP ‚Äėbuilds trusted relationships with its clients‚Äô and ‚Äėcan guide them through difficult and painful legal areas with compassion and professionalism‚Äô. Department head John Egan undertakes the full range of matrimonial work including private children‚Äôs law, Schedule 1 to the Children Act 1989 applications and financial remedy matters; John Leadbeater advises on divorce proceedings, high net-worth family finance cases and childcare issues; and Sonia Topiwala is recommended for forced marriage and High Court jurisdiction matters.

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