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ACADEMY COURT, 94 CHANCERY LANE, LONDON, WC2A 1DT, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7421 8383
Fax:
Fax 020 7421 8384
DX:
251 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.hfclaw.com

Pauline Fowler

Tel:
Work 020 7421 8383
Email:
Hughes Fowler Carruthers

Work Department

Matrimonial and family.

Position

Partner in niche family law practice; work includes complex financial matters with an international dimension; private children’s law including international adoption; pre- and post-nuptial contracts; cohabitation; mediation, particularly in complex financial cases.

Career

Qualified 1983; joined Bates, Wells & Braithwaite 1985, quickly developed an expertise in cases combining financial complexity and difficult issues concerning children, partner 1990; co-founded Hughes Fowler Carruthers 2001; trained as a mediator 1993; lectures, writes and broadcasts on family law matters. Represented the successful husband in the Privy Council case of MacLeod [2008] UKPC 64.

Member

IAFL; Resolution (chair of pensions, tax and financial remedies committee); Pensions Advisory Group; BAAF Legal Group; Law Society.

Education

Notre Dame High School, Birkdale; Liverpool University (1975 BA Hons); Chancery Lane College of Law (1981 Solicitors Finals).

Leisure

Chamber music.


London: Private client

Family

Within: Leading individuals

Pauline Fowler - Hughes Fowler Carruthers

Within: Family

Hughes Fowler Carruthers remains a firm of choice for the huge money cases (those in excess of £1bn). The agile team is renowned for its work on pre and post nuptials where there are complex cross-jurisdictional issues. It is also very adept at handling major children cases including gender issues, autism, child mental health issues as well as other areas such as developmental delay, parental alienation in addition to abduction and relocations. Another distinguishing feature of the practice is that it continues to be involved in major reported cases. Frances Hughes leads the team that includes some other highly regarded individuals such as Mark Harper, Alex Carruthers and Pauline Fowler. Renato Labi is another key figure for his work on very high value and complex family litigation. Caroline Park is equally skilled at handling the most complex divorce and financial remedy cases as pre and post nuptial agreements and contested children matters.

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Family: mediation

Within: Leading individuals

Pauline Fowler - Hughes Fowler Carruthers

Within: Family: mediation

Pauline Fowler and Frances Hughes are senior mediators at Hughes Fowler Carruthers who are both well‚Äďregarded.

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