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13 WINDSOR PLACE, CARDIFF, CF10 3BY, WALES
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Work 029 2034 2233
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Fax 029 2034 3828
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Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice, Rebecca Knight, Cardiff, WALES

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Rebecca Knight

Tel:
Work 029 2034 2233
Email:
Web:
wendyhopkins.co.uk/team/rebecca-knight/
Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice

Work Department

Family Law

Position

Associate - Rebecca has won acclaim for her work on many complex, high value and high profile cases alongside some of our most experienced lawyers, developing a reputation as an extremely skilled family law practitioner and notably was part of the legal team involved in the complicated financial remedy case AF v MF & Ors [2016] EWFC 65 which involved trusts, businesses, inherited assets and non-matrimonial property.

Career

Rebecca has been with Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice since October 2011, qualified as a solicitor in November 2014 and was made an associate in January 2017. She has been recommended by The Legal 500 for the last two consecutive years with comments including: ('Straight-talking' associate Rebecca Knight is 'excellent and always manages to build a really good rapport with her clients) and (At an associate level, the ‘extremely hardworking’ Rebecca Knight is recognised as a ‘star of the future’).

Education

She graduated from Swansea University before completing her Legal Practice Course at Cardiff Law School, gaining a Commendation.


Wales: Private client

Family

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Rebecca Knight  - Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice

Within: Family

Specialist family law boutique Wendy Hopkins Family Law Practice has the critical mass and expertise to handle a significant volume and variety of family law matters, often involving high-net-worth individuals and cross-border issues. Melanie Hamer provides a 'professional and knowledgeable service' and alongside the 'exceptionally calm' Thea Hughes, is regularly engaged in high-profile and high-net-worth divorce cases. The team is rounded out at partner level by the 'exceptional' Sarah Wyburn, who has niche expertise in relation to same sex marriage cases, and the 'approachable and knowledgeable' David James, who as well as handling high-value cases with a particular focus on business ownership and pension sharing issues, is also an expert on Children Act cases. At an associate level, the 'conscientious' Rebecca Knight has a thriving reputation and was singled out by one client as being 'surely one of the future managing partners of the firm'.

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