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Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

9400 GARSINGTON ROAD, OXFORD BUSINESS PARK, OXFORD, OX4 2HN, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01865 722106
Fax:
Fax 01865 201012
DX:
155710 Oxford 13
Email:
Web:
www.penningtonslaw.com

Jane Mitchell

Tel:
Work 01865 813615
Email:
Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Work Department

Family.

Position

Head of the family law team in Oxford, specialising in family law, particularly in more complex financial cases and difficult disputes concerning arrangements for children. Accorded top ranking in both Chambers UK and The Legal 500 for many years. A Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, one of only a relatively small number of UK family law specialists outside London who are members.

Career

Articled Dawson & Co, Lincoln’s Inn 1986; qualified in 1988, and joined Manches & Co’s family department in London; moved to Oxford in 1995 to set up its family department there. A qualified collaborative lawyer.

Member

Resolution; Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers.

Education

York University (1984 BA hons English and related literature); College of Law, Chester.


South East: Private client

Family: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Within: Leading individuals

Jane Mitchell - Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP

Within: Family: Thames Valley, Berks, Oxon, M4/M40

Penningtons Manches Cooper LLP’s areas of expertise include divorce proceedings and negotiating children arrangements, often with an international element. It is also know for its handling of international surrogacy, trusts of land and the Appointment of Trustees Act, Children Act  and Hague Convention applications. Jane Mitchell handles complex financial and children matters with a specialisation in international trusts and company arrangements. Kerry Fretwell in Reading and Ruth James in Oxford are the other key partners. Associates Bethan Thomas and Stuart Webber are also of note.

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