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Buckles Solicitors LLP

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London, Peterborough, Stamford

Lyn Brisley

Work 01733 888841
Buckles Solicitors LLP

Work Department

Family and matrimonial, agriculture.


Lyn handles all aspects of divorce and separation as well as doing preventative work with cohabitation contracts and prenuptial agreements. Lyn particularly enjoys working with clients involved in farming and family run businesses, where solutions need to be found for all family members involved in the business enterprise. She also has a real interest in dealing with international clients' cases involving cultural diversity. Lyn is a trained collaborative lawyer who aims to help couples reach an agreement on how assets should be divided in a civilised way without the stress of going to Court. In addition, Lyn is a trained family mediator. She uses her experience to guide and assist couples to explore options that work for both partners. Lyn also has extensive experience in Court as well as dealing with more complex cases and high-net-worth individuals.


Trained Tollers (previously Toller Hales and Collcutt); qualified 1995; Hinton Hewitt Solicitors 1995-96; Buckles Solicitors LLP (formerly Buckle Mellows) 1996 to date; partner 2003 to date.




Sussex University (1991 BA 2(1)).

East Anglia: Private client


Within: Leading individuals

Lyn Brisley - Buckles Solicitors LLP

Within: Family

Buckles Solicitors LLP has ‘a highly effective family department’ that includes vastly experienced partners in Lyn Brisley and Roger Gurney. ‘Highly deserving of her reputation as a leading family lawyer in the region’, team head Brisley ‘gives straightforward and pragmatic advice based on a very good knowledge of the law and legal practice; clients like her and appreciate her down-to-earth approach’. Gurney is ‘very personable, gives sensible advice, shows empathy to his clients at a difficult time in their lives and fights their corner every inch of the way’. Gurney and Brisley have strong support from associates Donna Sandall, who is known for her ‘attention to detail and excellent client skills’, and Helen Saggers; and solicitor Anika Aston. The firm is best known for dealing with complex financial matters invoving trusts, international cases and agricultural matters involving complex land ownership and farming business interests. Among the firm’s recent cases was the separation of two highly paid professionals with assets valued at almost £50m.

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