Marilyn Bell > SA Law LLP > St Albans, England > Lawyer Profile

SA Law LLP
GLADSTONE PLACE
36-38 UPPER MARLBOROUGH ROAD
ST ALBANS
AL1 3UU
England

Work Department

Family.

Position

Partner, Head of Family Law. Marilyn specialises in divorce and all the difficulties that arise because of relationship breakdown, including the resolution of complex financial issues and all issues relating to children.
Marilyn is an accredited mediator and a qualified collaborative lawyer, which is a system that promotes the use of non-adversarial techniques to negotiate agreements and settlements without Court proceedings. She is also accredited in Advance Financial Provision and Advocacy Provision.
She is a Member of the Law Society Children Panel and experienced in advising and representing parents and grandparents, often in complex cases, and including cases where social services are involved.

Career

Trained Pictons; partner specialising in family law work 1995; partner SA Law 2005 to date.

Memberships

Law Society Children Panel; Resolution (including accreditation in advanced financial provision and advocacy financial provision); Hertfordshire Law Society, Association of Women Solicitors; Relate Trustee (Central and Northern Hertfordshire).

Education

Henritetta Barnet Grammar School; University of Hertfordshire (first class honours degree).

Leisure

Travel, family.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Private client > Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

(Leading individuals)

Marilyn BellSA Law LLP

The family law team at SA Law LLP are frequently instructed on challenging and serious issues including physical and mental health matters in addition to sexual abuse cases. The St Albans-based practice regularly use mediation as a form of alternative dispute resolution. Marilyn Bell leads the practice and handles a range of family law matters from domestic violence to civil partnerships and financial cases. Kiran Beeharry advises on urgent child care cases and prepares pre and post nuptial agreements. Associate Simran Gupta is experienced in matters concerning children while Julie Cohen is well-versed in divorce matters.