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34 POCKLINGTONS WALK, LEICESTER, LE1 6BU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 262 4225
Fax:
Fax 0116 251 2009
DX:
10837 LEICESTER-1
Email:
Web:
www.spearingwaite.com

Swati Somaiya

Tel:
Work 0116 262 4225
Email:
Spearing Waite LLP

Work Department

Family

Position

Partner and head of the family department. Has dealt with several high-net-worth and high-profile clients, negotiating financial settlements within divorce proceedings, advising on pre-nuptial agreements, cohabitation disputes, children issues and domestic violence. Trained collaborative lawyer and family mediator.

Career

Trained Coffee Randall Warnock; qualified 1998 assistant solicitor Bemrose and Ling, Derby 1998-99; joined Spearing Waite family department 1999; partner 2006.

Languages

Gujarati.

Member

Family Law Panel; Resolution; secretary of the Leicestershire Collaborative Family Law Group.

Education

John Ellis Community College; Gateway College; London Guildhall University.

Leisure

Family, sports, socialising, travel, films.


East Midlands: Private client

Family

Within: Family

The ‘excellent’ Spearing Waite LLP specialises in advice for high-net-worth individuals, regularly on matters involving shareholdings, overseas assets or pensions, but also fields a strong practice in disputes involving children, including international relocation; domestic abuse cases, cohabitation instructions and civil partnerships. Pre- and post-nuptial agreements are another key area. The ‘very experienced’ Swati Somaiya directs the team and brings ‘professionalism, diligence and toughness’ to her cases.

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