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Hodge Jones & Allen

Work Department

Family Law


Bharti is a partner at Hodge Jones & Allen with over 20 years’ experience as a family lawyer. Bharti is also trained as a collaborative lawyer. Bharti is a forward thinking lawyer committed to resolving cases amicably, fairly and as cost effectively as possible. She deals with all aspects of family law, with particular emphasis on matters arising from the breakdown of relationships; cohabitation, divorce and civil partnerships. Her cases involve a range of assets, often with international and jurisdictional issues. Bharti also has many years of experience in all matters relating to children. She has acted for a wide range of clients.


Current: Partner at Hodge Jones & Allen

Previous: Owner & Managing Partner at Franklins Solicitors (2009-2013), Associate Lead Solicitor at Adams Moore (2008-2009), Associate at Hancock Quins (2003-2008), Solicitor at Hallam-Peel & Co (1999-2003), Trained at Aston Clark, Qualified in 1999.


Gujarati, Hindi


  • Law Society Family Law Panel
  • Law Society Children Panel
  • Resolution
  • Association of Asian Women Lawyers
  • Society of Asian Lawyers
  • Hindu Lawyers Association


Southampton Institute: BA (Hons) Business & Law, College of Law, Guildford: Legal Practice Course

Lawyer Rankings

London > Private client > Family

Hodge Jones & Allen acts for a variety of clients from professionals and entrepreneurs to celebrities and homemakers. It covers the full range of matters from cohabitation and nuptial agreements through to adoption and surrogacy. Under the leadership of Jacqueline Major ( who is a qualified mediator) other key areas of focus include advising on divorce, separation and child arrangement disputes as well as domestic abuse of all kinds. Bharti Shah is a collaborative lawyer who also represents a wide range of clients.