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Family - ranked: tier 2

Levison Meltzer Pigott

Levison Meltzer Pigott is a niche practice that specialises in all aspects of family law including divorce and separation, cohabitation as well as prenuptial agreements and paternity disputes. 'Quiet colossus' Simon Pigott heads the department that has a strong emphasis on work which has a complex financial element with an international dimension. The group is skilled at handling cases where there are hidden assets and at defending and attacking trust structures. The firm has trained mediators and those who are qualified in collaborative law. One partner, Julian Ribet is also a qualified arbitrator. Jeremy Levison is immensely experienced at dealing with high-net-worth and complex financial settlements. Laura Geraghty has been promoted to the partnership.

Practice head(s):Simon Pigott

Other key lawyers:Jeremy Levison; Julian Ribet; Alistair Myles; Laura Geraghty; Kate Stovold


'The approach to each case is practical and settlement minded. The lawyers will not simply tell a client what the client wants to hear'.

'Provides a high quality service for its clients. Competes with the "Magic Circle" firms but with a more tailored, individual service'.

'The team is just brilliant. It's an incredibly safe pair of hands. It has a very impressive lineage but its approach feels modern. Julian Ribet is a real standout. He has an uncanny eye for strategy'.

'A real go-to firm for the tricky, high profile, big money work. Small but mighty!'

'Julian Ribet is very organised and exudes confidence – he is  great for work with an offshore dimension for high-net-worth individuals'.

'Alistair Myles has superb judgement and excellent client care skills. Definitely someone who will fight your corner'.

'Alistair Myles is completely fantastic. Cool headed, kind with clients and only jumps to litigate when necessary. When he has to fight he does so with gusto'.

'Jeremy Levison – his strategic insight and long experience of family law makes him one of the best lawyers in the industry'.

'Laura Geraghty is a pleasure to work with. She's constantly on top of things. Her manner with the client is excellent. A consummate professional'.

'Kate Stovold works tirelessly and meticulously on every case. Never loses sight of the bigger picture. She is disarmingly approachable and enviably efficient.'

Leading individuals

Jeremy Levison - Levison Meltzer Pigott

Julian Ribet - Levison Meltzer Pigott

Simon Pigott - Levison Meltzer Pigott

Next Generation Partners

Alistair Myles - Levison Meltzer Pigott

Rising stars

Kate Stovold - Levison Meltzer Pigott

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Family: mediation
Family: mediation - ranked: tier 2

Levison Meltzer Pigott

Head of team at Levison Meltzer Pigott is Simon Pigott¬†who is an experienced and accredited family mediator with an ‚Äėall issues‚Äô practice. Pigott acts almost exclusively as a sole mediator and acts primarily for high-net-worth individuals.

Practice head(s):Simon Pigott


'Simon Pigott is a stand-out lawyer who has great technical skills and people skills. He is one of the most experienced mediators in London and I regularly refer clients to him with confidence.'

'Simon Pigott is outstanding as a lawyer and as a mediator on complex financial cases. Simon is unflappable, highly professional and essentially human in his approach.'


Leading individuals

Simon Pigott - Levison Meltzer Pigott

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