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5 CRANWOOD STREET, LONDON, EC1V 9GR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7608 1227
Fax:
Fax 020 7250 1786
DX:
36614 FINSBURY
Email:
Web:
www.goodmanray.com
Goodman Ray, Trudi Featherstone, London, ENGLAND

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Trudi Featherstone

Tel:
Work 020 7608 1227
Email:
Goodman Ray

Work Department

Head of divorce and matrimonial finance.

Position

Partner specialising in divorce and high net worth complex ancillary relief; with private children law (child arrangement orders and leave to remove).

Career

Trained Crane & Staples; qualified 1995; assistant solicitor Crane & Staples 1995-2000; senior solicitor Goodman Ray 2000-02; partner April 2002; Resolution accredited specialist (advanced financial provision II and children law – private); collaborative lawyer; Resolution mediator.

Member

Resolution accredited specialist; Law Society Family Law Panel.

Education

Davenant Foundation School; De Montfort University (1992 BA Hons); Law Society Final examinations (1993).

Leisure

Tennis, yoga, contemporary literature, cinema and theatre.


London: Private client

Family

Within: Family

Goodman Ray  is a ‘leading firm in the area of children’s law with a wealth of excellent lawyers who have particular expertise in same sex relationship breakdown and fertility law’. Kevin Skinner  has particular expertise in alternative family structures; ‘he is able to provide clarity in what is often a complex and opaque area of law and is very much in demand’. Jemma Dally  ‘goes beyond the call of duty to ensure that her clients receive an excellent service’. Peggy Ray  ‘remains at the top of her game and pulls in extremely interesting and complex cases’. Other standout individuals include Trudi Featherstone, who handles a significant amount of financial and Schedule One work and ‘has a fantastic manner with clients’. Consultant Ann Thompson  is ‘vastly experienced in international children law - a steely fighter and a master strategist’. Janet Broadley (also a consultant) is ‘extremely experienced in international children work; she has a real eye for detail and a calm and reassuring manner’. Senior associate Emma Sherrington  ‘knows how to build a winning case’.

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