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Chambers of Charles Hyde QC

BROAD STREET, BRISTOL, BS1 1DR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 927 2144
Fax:
Fax 0117 926 2569
DX:
7822 BRISTOL
Email:
Web:
www.albionchambers.co.uk

Deborah Dinan-Hayward

Tel:
Work 0117 927 2144
Email:
Albion Chambers (Chambers of Charles Hyde QC)

Position

A matrimonial finance and probate specialist, Deborah Dinan-Hayward is head of the Albion Chambers’ family team. Deborah is also an arbitrator and a member of the CIArb. Her areas of expertise include: matrimonial finance and divorce with particular expertise in high-net-worth and large complex financial remedy cases, most involving companies and/or farms; co-habitation and property ownership disputes; applications brought under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996, including claims based on proprietary estoppel and constructive trusts; applications under the Inheritance (provision for family and dependants) Act 1975; contentious and non-contentious probate matters including the upholding or challenging of wills, claims regarding the removal of executors and trustees and the variation of dispositions on death, and issues regarding testamentary capacity, want of knowledge and approval of the terms of the will and undue influence; claims involving the intervention of a third party; financial applications in relation to children; financial aspects of Brussels II revised and international disputes in matrimonial finance provisions. Deborah’s practice encompasses professional negligence claims within her area of expertise and aspects of insolvency within matrimonial finance disputes. This includes advising on a preliminary basis as to the merits of a potential claim. Although most of Deborah’s work is undertaken in the County Court and High Court, she is happy to represent clients at arbitrations, mediation and other forms of ‘ADR’.

Career

Called 1988; Inner Temple

Member

Western Circuit; FLBA; MCIArb.

Education

Sheffield University (LLB (Hons))


Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Deborah Dinan-Hayward - Albion Chambers ‘Well known for her expertise in matrimonial finance cases.’

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