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Anne Leiper

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Leiper Gupta Family Lawyers Ltd (LGFL Ltd)

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Divorce and Family Law


Director and Co-Founder of Leiper Gupta Family Lawyers (LGFL Ltd), Anne has worked solely in the area of Family Law since qualification. She has a particular expertise and in-depth knowledge in dealing with financial settlements and solutions on relationship breakdown.

An expert litigator, Anne regularly deals with high net worth clients and complex financial matters, who value her pragmatic approach and realistic advice. Anne is extremely well known in the North Hampshire and Thames Valley area as an expert in her field.


Anne trained at Paris Smith and Randall, a large regional practice based in Southampton. She then moved to Sherwin Oliver Solicitors, where she became a Partner in the Family Law department.

Anne moved from Southampton to head the Family Law department at Pinto Potts in Fleet, which she successfully managed for over ten years. After a period at Pitmans in Reading as an Associate Solicitor, she jointly set up the practice of LGFL LLP (now LGFL Ltd) with Rita Gupta in 2008.

Together with Rita, Anne has driven LGFL Ltd forward with an enlightened approach to family law and separation issues, coupled with a determination to achieve the best financial settlement possible for all clients.

Anne is a member of the Law Society’s Family Law panel and a fully accredited collaborative lawyer, active in her local Collaborative Law POD. Anne has been a member of Resolution for many years and is committed to the code of practice. She is a Resolution trained Mediator, and regularly attends local business networking groups. She has also been awarded the prestigious Help and Support for Separated Families (HSSF) Mark. 


English (native speaker)


Anne Leiper attended the Headington School for Girls in Oxford before reading law at Southampton University. She then completed her professional training at the College of Law in Guildford.

South East: Private client

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

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

Boutique family law firm Leiper Gupta Family Lawyers Ltd (LGFL Ltd) delivers a ‘first-class personal service’ to clients ‘who demand a high standard of service and who can afford to pay for that service but do not wish to instruct the usual London or City firms’. The main contacts at the firm are Rita Gupta (‘clients love her and she has a certain gravitas that instills confidence; she is a class act) and Anne Leiper (‘formidable litigator’ who ‘fights the client's corner without compromise’). Gupta focuses on Children Act mandates, while Leiper specialises in high-net-worth and complex financial work. The firm has been handling variation of maintenance and capitalisation proceedings, adoption matters, leave to remove cases and various other issues.

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