Jonathan Nosworthy > Chambers of Richard Atkins KC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Atkins KC
St Philips Chambers
55 TEMPLE ROW
BIRMINGHAM
B2 5LS
England

Position

Jonathan undertakes all types of work relating to resolving financial issues between divorcing couples or former cohabitants. He represents clients in the County and High Courts. He has been led in a ‘big money’ case. He deals with cases involving farms, pensions, trusts, companies, insolvency, overseas assets and jurisdictional issues. He has a particular expertise in dealing with ancillary relief cases which involve third patiies claiming beneficial interests in matrimonial assets. He also undertakes work in respect of claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975. He aims to provide practical advice and robust representation. Jonathan undertakes private law Children Act matters in both the County Court and High Court. He has been involved in complex cases involving cultural and jurisdictional issues and child and domestic abuse. He generally seeks to adopt a conciliatory approach and to make the court process as painless as possible for lay clients.

Career

Called 2000; Middle Temple.

Memberships

Association of Lawyers for Children; Family Law Bar Association.

Education

Birmingham University (BSc Hons); College of Law (Dip Law; BVC); Middle Temple (Harmsworth Scholar).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors: Divorce and Financial Remedy)Ranked: Tier 1

Jonathan NosworthySt Philips Chambers ‘Jonathan is always very well prepared and has great manners with clients. He has a great style when he delivers his advocacy and is able to deal with the most difficult opponent or opposition.’