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Ward Hadaway

SANDGATE HOUSE, 102 QUAYSIDE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0191 204 4000
Fax:
Fax 0191 204 4001
DX:
730360 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE-30
Email:
Web:
www.wardhadaway.com
Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Sarah Crilly

Tel:
Work 0191 204 4463
Email:
Ward Hadaway

Work Department

Family & Matrimonial

Position

Partner

Career

Sarah is a Partner in the Family Unit at Ward Hadaway and has over 18 years' experience dealing with divorce and financial issues.

She deals with all aspects of family breakdown including divorce, finances, pre and post-nuptial agreements, separation agreements, disputes between cohabitees and private law children matters.

Sarah is an Examiner on the National Resolution Accredited Specialist Scheme. She is also a member of our Graduate Recruitment Panel.

Sarah believes in working closely with other experts to achieve the best possible outcome for her clients.

Sarah is regularly engaged in financial remedy cases where the married couple’s affairs have become intertwined with the affairs of a third party such as a Company, Partnership, Trust or Farm, or where there are disputes over jointly owned property or other related contractual or commercial disputes.

Sarah has successfully represented clients arguing to exclude non-matrimonial property from financial agreements and orders such as inherited wealth, pre-marital wealth, post-separation wealth, personal injury compensation and company shareholdings.

Her clients have included colleagues and other members of the legal profession, company directors, sports people, media people and health care professionals.


North: Private client

Family

Within: Next generation lawyers

Sarah Crilly - Ward Hadaway

Within: Family

Ward Hadaway’s ‘impressive and hugely professional family law department’ is ‘diligent’, ‘provides quality advice’ and ‘stands out for its excellent case preparation and client care’. It is led by the ‘experienced, dedicated and diligent’ Jonathan Flower, who is ‘very experienced in representing children of all ages’, ‘leaving no stone unturned to achieve the best outcome for vulnerable children and adolescents’. Flower, who also handles high-value divorce settlements, is supported by Sarah Crilly, whose ‘calming influence’ ‘takes away all of the client’s anxieties’; she is ‘easy to communicate with’ and provides ‘thorough advice’ and ‘very good assistance with matters involving financial remedies’. Other key individuals include associate Cassandra Spenceley, who ‘delivers sound advice in an understandable and approachable manner’, and associate Louise Cannell-Mirza, who is noted for her ‘excellent case preparations’. Solicitor Hollie Morgan is a ‘promising newcomer’.

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