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Royds Withy King

NORTH BAILEY HOUSE, NEW INN HALL STREET, OXFORD, OX1 2EA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01865 792300
Fax:
Fax 01865 793616
DX:
4314 OXFORD-1
Email:
Web:
www.roydswithyking.com

Simon Bassett

Tel:
Work 01865 268 692
Email:
Royds Withy King

Work Department

Family.

Position

Simon has specialised in family law for over 20 years and has gained a deep understanding of what is often the most stressful experience you can face; the breakdown of a relationship.

As head of the Family law team and lead partner in Oxfordshire, Simon is well-known in the Oxford business community.

The Legal 500 UK, an independent guide to the legal profession, recognises that Simon “has invaluable experience and knowledge of the legal system“. In a more recent edition, he has been described as “excellent” and “a consistent high performer, particularly in matrimonial finance“.

Simon's expertise includes:

Simon is a regular contributor to local and legal press and provides family law training for local charities and organisations, including RELATE and the Citizens’ Advice Bureau. He regularly features on BBC Radio Oxford dealing with family law matters. He is an accredited adviser for Resolution, an organisation committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes.

Career

Trained Madge, Lloyd & Gibson, Gloucester; qualified 1995; partner Marshall & Galpin 2004; partner Withy King 2008 following merger.

Member

Resolution.

Education

Sir Thomas Rich’s Grammar School; Coventry University (LLB Hons); Bristol Law School. Bachelor of Law 1992.

Leisure

Rugby.


South East: Private client

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

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

Royds Withy King has expanded its private client practice with the addition of a private wealth offering, providing complimentary advise in relation to international pre- and post-nuptial agreements, overseas financial claims following divorce and reputation management in family matters. Partners Mark Phillips, Simon Bassett, Andrew Nellist and associate Monicka Rai are the key advisors.

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