Ms Charlotte Knappett > Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP > Colchester, England > Lawyer Profile

Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP
CHARTER COURT, NEWCOMEN WAY
COLCHESTER BUSINESS PARK
COLCHESTER
CO4 9YA
England

Work Department

Family Law

Position

Solicitor and Partner.
Charlotte’s work encompasses all areas of family law, including divorce, financial settlement arising from divorce, cohabitation, domestic abuse, private law children, surrogacy and international child abduction.
Charlotte helps train and mentor the new lawyers within the FJG Family Law Team.

Career

Trained FJG 2003-05; qualified 2005; solicitor FJG (family) 2005-13; partner FJG 2013 to date. Office manager of Chelmsford branch 2010-2018.
Founded FLOC (Future Lawyers of Colchester) 2009-2013 now continues with the new generation FLOCC (including Chelmsford) 2013 onwards.
Outreach office and Women’s refuge drop in from 2007 – 2011 and from time to time thereafter.
Board of Trustees Chelmsford YMCA 2013-2015.
Established the SAFE Forum (Support Agencies for Families in Essex) to enable us all agencies to meet regularly and share information 2013-2018.
President, Mid Essex law Society 2015 to date.

Languages

English

Memberships

Law Society

Education

Kingston University 1998 -2001 Law LLB (Hons); College of Law, London 2003 -2004 LPC Distinction.

Leisure

Previously rowed for university and then competitive cross country and marathon running.
Charlotte now trains and competes in the sport of CrossFit.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Private client > Family: Essex

Fisher Jones Greenwood LLP‘s first-rate team includes members of the Law Society’s Adult and Children Panel, as well as two Collaborative Family Lawyers. Under the leadership of Simon Osborn, it delivers high-quality advice across a multitude of areas, including divorce and family finance, public and private children law, and matters concerning cohabitees. Cases involving trusts of land and domestic abuse are also areas of strength. Osborn’s team includes Charlotte Knappett and Andrew Brown. Also of note are Rachel Earnshaw, who has expertise in special guardianship orders, and associate solicitor Julia Hartley.