Stuart Hughes > Greene & Greene > Bury St Edmunds, England > Lawyer Profile

Greene & Greene
80 GUILDHALL STREET
BURY ST EDMUNDS
IP33 1QB
England

Work Department

Family

Position

Stuart is an accredited family law specialist, mediator and collaborative lawyer, and head of the Family Team whose work includes acting in divorce and financial remedy cases for a broad spectrum of high-net-worth clients, including farmers/landowners and directors/business owners. He acts in complex Children Act disputes, including successfully representing clients in cases where there have been serious issues requiring resolution by discrete fact-finding hearings. Stuart advises on nuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements. He has considerable success in acting for both claimants and defendants in TLATA claims and Schedule 1 financial provision cases.

Career

Qualified 1995; partner Curwens LLP 2003-13; partner Greene & Greene 2013 to date; publications include ‘Fact Finding Hearings: Who Pays?’ in Family Law Week.

Memberships

SRA Family Law Panel; Resolution.

Education

Meridian School, Royston; Plymouth University; College of Law, Guildford.

Leisure

Minis rugby coach and rugby Dad.

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Private client > Family

(Leading individuals)

Stuart HughesGreene & Greene

At Greene & Greene in Bury St Edmunds, the family law practice is ‘focused, hardworking, determined, bright and well-informed‘ and is ‘a top-rated firm of dynamic, determined solicitors who will always get the job done‘. Stuart Hughes, who is ‘bright, hardworking, astute, extremely thorough and wise‘ and the ‘responsive, articulate and helpfulMelanie Pilmer are supported by legal executive Emma Alfieri, who is ‘efficient and good with clients‘. The team frequently advises on high-value financial matters and complex private law children matters.