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

SA Law LLP’s family team has experience in challenging children matters involving sensitive issues such as abuse, as well as complex financial cases often with an international element. Based in St Albans, the team regularly uses mediation as an alternative method of resolution. Practice leader Marilyn Bell advises on a range of family matters including high-net-worth financial cases, civil partnerships and domestic violence. Kiran Beeharry handles prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, as well as receiving regular instructions from clients in respect of divorce and financial provision for children. Other key members of the team include Simran Gupta and Julie Cohen.