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London: Private client

Family
Family - ranked: tier 2

Family Law in Partnership Ltd

With β€˜a formidable team that thinks outside the box’, Family Law in Partnership Ltd is β€˜an excellent boutique family firm that is at the forefront of ADR in family law but is also able to litigate. The team has all-round great expertise’. Gillian Bishop is β€˜a leading light for collaborative law. She is cool and knowledgeable with a real understanding of her clients’ issues’. The β€˜tough, tenacious and very smart’ Daniel Coombes is β€˜loved by clients’, and Bradley Williams is β€˜an acknowledged star performer with a real flair for managing complex financial and private law children cases’. Pamela Collis has β€˜the rare combination of being fiercely intelligent and having amazing client skills’, and Ann Northover is β€˜fantastically competent and knowledgeable with a practical and unfussy approach. She is completely focused on her clients’ best interests’. Nicole Hackett β€˜does her work with great intelligence which she delivers with verve and style’, and director Helen Greenfield has β€˜great client-handling skills and a great bedside manner. She is particularly good on children issues’. β€˜Hardworking and diligent’ director Elizabeth Fletcher is β€˜very effective in financial matters’, and senior associate Mariko Wilson β€˜is extremely numerate and a joy to work with’.

Leading individuals

Bradley Williams - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

David Allison - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

Gillian Bishop - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

James Pirrie - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

Pamela Collis - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

Next generation lawyers

Elizabeth Fletcher - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

Helen Greenfield - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

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Family: mediation
Family: mediation - ranked: tier 1

Family Law in Partnership Ltd

With a number of β€˜leaders in the field’, Family Law in Partnership Ltd β€˜has been at the vanguard of ADR in family law for a long time and is completely immersed in its development. It has a strong mediation practice and is referred work by many of the leading law firms’. Clients have β€˜absolute confidence’ in β€˜calm and constructive’ head of mediation Dominic Raeside, who β€˜is able to deal well with particularly difficult parents, often in the shadow of litigation. He is immensely experienced’. Ruth Smallacombe has β€˜a vast range of skills, expertise and experience’ which she can bring to bear in complex matters. Gillian Bishop is β€˜very constructive, fair and human. She literally "wrote the book" on collaborative law’, and David Allison is β€˜another experienced and skilled mediator in the team’. James Pirrie has β€˜considerable experience and sensitivity in these matters. He has the skill and understanding to know when to see the parties separately but also when to engage with the parties’ lawyers more directly’. Helen Greenfield β€˜is able to resolve things amicably between the parties’, and Bradley Williams β€˜does not lose sight of the fact that resolving matters without going to court is generally in the clients’ interests’. The firm fields 14 family mediators who offer all types of family mediation from sole and co-mediation to child-inclusive mediation. Clients include numerous celebrities, City professionals and middle-income to ultra-high-net-worth individuals.

Leading individuals

David Allison - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

Dominic Raeside - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

Gillian Bishop - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

James Pirrie - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

Ruth Smallacombe - Family Law in Partnership Ltd

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