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Broadway House Chambers

Chambers of Rodney Ferm

1 CITY SQUARE, LEEDS, LS1 2ES, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 246 2600
Fax:
Fax 0113 246 2609
DX:
26403 LEEDS PARK SQUARE
Email:
Web:
www.broadwayhouse.co.uk
Bradford, Leeds

Robert Cole

Tel:
Work 0113 246 2600
Email:
Broadway House Chambers (Chambers of Rodney Ferm)

Position

Established ancillary relief practitioner; regularly dealing with cases with a value in excess of £1m and for high-profile clients. Has dealt with all aspects of cases involving pre-marital and extra-marital contributions, trusts and inheritance issues. Has experience in complicated pension share and offsetting cases. His accountancy background helps in dealing with all areas of cases involving corporate structures and company valuations, as well as dissipation of assets through corporate entities. Experienced in private and public children cases, having been involved in a number of protracted hearings with complex medical advice, including baby shaking syndrome, fabricated illness, SIDS and psychological assessments on attachments. Has extensive experience in jurisdictional issues. Recommended in ‘The Legal 500’ from 2007 and ‘Chambers UK’ from 2005 to date as a specialist in family work. He has lectured for Jordans; is a qualified arbitrator and is head of the family team in chambers.

Career

Joliffe Cork Accountants, Wakefield 1988; Stoy Hayward Accountants, London 1990; called 1991, Middle Temple; 30 Park Square, Leeds 1991; St Pauls Chambers, Leeds 2001; Broadway House Chambers 2007.

Education

LLB.


Regional Bar : North Eastern Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Robert Cole - Broadway House ChambersAccessible, thorough and very polished; a skilful advocate.

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