Jane Tenquist > Myerson Solicitors LLP > Altrincham, England > Lawyer Profile

Myerson Solicitors LLP
WA14 1HB

Work Department

Family Law


Head of Department & Partner. Jane’s focus is in matrimonial finance, particularly involving complex issues relating to trusts and offshore assets. Jane has enjoyed particular success in tracing hidden assets and obtaining freezing orders to prevent assets being diverted during matrimonial proceedings.





Family Mediation Council

Trustee of the Counselling and Family Centre Altrincham

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Private client > Family

(Leading individuals)

Jane TenquistMyerson Solicitors LLP

Myerson Solicitors LLP‘s broad family practice handles financial matters, including financial remedy disputes and pre-nuptial agreements, as well as child contact proceedings and child arrangement orders. The family practice draws on the wider firm’s capabilties in areas such as agriculture, probate, and property to provide a comprehensive service to clients. Its work also includes matters with international dimensions, such as cases where one of the parties is a non-UK domicile. Jane Tenquist leads the team, with over 30 years’ experience in family law; she ‘knows her cases inside out, and is very client focused’. Senior associate Nichola Bright is noted for her work on financial disputes, international children matters, and cases involving fertility and surrogacy.

North West > Private client > Agriculture and estates

Myerson Solicitors LLP provides advice on a broad range of matters to clients from the agricultural sector. The practice includes lawyers from across the firm’s different teams, with contentious probate, property transactions and farming divorces particular areas of focus. Mark Gillies and Joanne Perritt are the key figures in the area of real estate, handling acquisitions and disposals as well as option and promotion agreements. Elsewhere, Clara Staunton provides advice on estate planning, such as the establishment of trusts and the drafting of wills, and Andrew Brown focuses on corporate and commercial work including farming partnerships and joint ventures. Jane Tenquist leads the team’s family law work.