Nicola Chamberlain > Blackfords LLP > Woking, England > Lawyer Profile

Blackfords LLP
CLEARY COURT
169 CHURCH STREET EAST
WOKING
GU21 6HJ
England

Work Department

Family Team

Position

Partner, Head of Family Team

Nicola is known for providing clear, practical legal advice in plain English.
Nicola practises exclusively in family law, including:-

Children:

  • Adoption
  • Care Proceedings
  • Child Arrangement Orders
  • Child Abduction
  • Leave to Remove applications
  • Parental Responsibility Orders
  • Special Guardianship Orders

Relationships/Matrimonial:

  • Civil Partnership Dissolution
  • Cohabitation Disputes
  • Divorce
  • Enforcement Proceedings
  • Financial Arrangements
  • Pre-nuptial Agreements

   Other:

  • Forced Marriage Orders
  • Non-Molestation Orders
  • Occupation Orders

Nicola carries out a full range of family law cases, both legal aid and privately funded, working on cases in the local courts and nationally, as well as complex cases in the High Court.

In addition to her legal work, Nicola is a Resolution qualified family mediator, mediating in both children and financial issues for privately funded clients.

Career

Kelcey & Hall, Bristol 1997-2001 Trainee Solicitor/Assistant Solicitor
Foster Wells, Aldershot 2001-2010 Assistant Solicitor & Head of Family Department
Child Law Partnership, Basingstoke 2010-2012 Assistant Solicitor
Blackfords LLP, 2012-2016 Assistant Solicitor, 2016-present Partner and Head of Family Team.

Memberships

Resolution

Education

BA (Hons) Social Sciences; PGDiPL and LPC – University of the West of England

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Private client > Family: Kent, Surrey, Sussex

Blackfords LLP has a track record for dealing with highly complex children matters including wardships, adoption and care proceedings. Nicola Chamberlain represents both children and parents in these cases in addition to her broader experience dealing with the financial and other aspects of relationship breakdowns.