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Silk Family Law

Work 0191 500 0777
Fax 0191 232 8643
Newcastle upon Tyne, Richmond

Top-tier Firm rankings

North: Private client

Family - ranked: tier 1

Silk Family Law

Boutique family law firm Silk Family Law specialises in high-net-worth individuals, particularly in the agricultural and farming sector. The team has national reach and includes in-house barrister Ian Kennerley, who is ‘trusted to always act in the client's best interest'; Kim Fellowes, who is ‘a dream to work with professionally’; and Margaret Simpson, whose ‘attention to detail is her secret weapon’. Also notable are the 'professional, thorough and competent’ Wayne Lynn and experienced associate Siobhan Jeffers, who is a resolution accredited specialist in advanced financial provision and children work.

Other key lawyers:Ian Kennerley; Margaret Simpson; Kim Fellowes; Wayne Lynn; Siobhan Jeffers


'They are strong in the area in which they practice and recommended for clients who need a heavy-weight firm in their corner.'

'The reputation of Silk in the local area of Newcastle is second to none. As a specialist family law firm, it can focus on one area of law which gives it an edge over other law firms.'

'Silk Family Law are streaks ahead in providing first class matrimonial finance legal advice in the north of England.'

'They handle complex disputes at competitive pricing.'

'The team's strength lies in the fact they have Ian Kennerley as their in-house Barrister.'

'Very professional, thorough, approachable and able.'

'Wayne Lynn is professional, pleasant, approachable and very sensible. Clients are in very safe hands.'

'Kim Fellowes is very well respected in the North East and further afield. She is extremely dedicated, hard working, tenacious and diligent, with the absolute best interest of the clients at the heart of everything she does.'

'Kim Fellowes is someone you want on your side.'

'Margaret Simpson is efficient, up on the detail, and client focused.'

'Wayne Lynn embodies everything a respected solicitor should be.'


Leading individuals

Ian Kennerley - Silk Family Law

Kim Fellowes - Silk Family Law

Margaret Simpson - Silk Family Law

Next Generation Partners

Wayne Lynn - Silk Family Law

Rising stars

Siobhan Jeffers - Silk Family Law

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