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Collyer Bristow LLP

4 BEDFORD ROW, LONDON, WC1R 4TF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 7363
DX:
163 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
Web:
www.collyerbristow.com
Geneva, London
Collyer Bristow LLP, Michael Drake, London, ENGLAND

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Michael Drake

Tel:
Work +44 (0)20 7468 7253
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Collyer Bristow LLP

Work Department

Divorce and family

Position

Partner and Senior family lawyer. Handles all areas of matrimonial and family law, particularly where there is a commercial, complex financial or international element.

Career

Qualified in 1971. Joined Collyer Bristow as a Partner in 1984.

Member

Resolution; (National Committee 1987-94); Chief Assessor to the Law Society Family Law Accreditation Panel 2005-07; Fellow of International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

Education

Educated at Haberdashers' Askes Elstree and Selwyn College, Cambridge (MA: Law).


London: Private client

Family

Within: Family

Collyer Bristow LLP provides ‘an excellent level of service’. Team head Toby Yerburgh  ‘really gets to grips with the most complicated of facts and does so in a calm and supportive way’. Michael Drake  provides ‘clear and helpful advice at every stage’ and Philippa Dolan  ‘continues to operate at the very top level of family lawyers’ particularly on prenuptial agreements. Senior associate Mark Harrop  is ‘bright and forward thinking and is committed to finding the best resolution for his clients’. Susan Breen is now at NGA Law .

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