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Nelsons Solicitors Limited

STERNE HOUSE, LODGE LANE, DERBY, DE1 3WD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01332 372372
Fax:
Fax 01332 365715
DX:
700889 DERBY 4
Email:
Web:
www.nelsonslaw.co.uk

Melanie Bridgen

Tel:
Work 01332 378667
Email:
Web:
www.nelsonslaw.co.uk/people/melanie-bridgen/
Nelsons Solicitors Limited

Work Department

Family.

Position

Partner. Areas of practice include divorce; private law; children applications for residence/shared residence and contact; advocacy; care proceedings; financial settlements; domestic violence; co-habitation disputes; children and international children issues.

Career

Previously partner at Smith Partnership; partner Nelsons 2013.

Member

- Member of The Children Panel;
- Member of Derby & District Law Society Family Committee;
- Member of Law Society Family Law Panel (Advanced) – Accredited specialist in both Children Law Private and Advice in and Conduct of Ancillary Relief Proceedings;
- Resolution Accredited Specialist (Domestic Violence);
- Resolution (formerly Solicitors Family Law Association)


East Midlands: Private client

Family

Within: Family

Nelsons Solicitors Limited’s ‘well-regarded’ team ‘has a strong family law offering’ with financial relief cases and complex children proceedings at the heart of the caseload. Acting primarily for high-net-worth individuals, often in cross-jurisdictional mandates, the group demonstrates strength in a vast array of matters, including cohabitation disputes, a specialism of the ‘absolutely brilliantKelvin Henderson who succeeded Jayne Chilvers as practice head. ‘Highly regarded childcare practitionerMelanie Bridgen is the head of the children law team. Victor Collins, ‘very solid all-rounderEmma Davies and associate Layla Babadi are also noted.

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