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Shakespeare Martineau LLP

TWO COLTON SQUARE, LEICESTER, LE1 1QH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 254 5454
Fax:
Fax 0116 255 4559
DX:
17014 LEICESTER-2
Email:
Web:
www.shma.co.uk

Sonia Bachu

Tel:
Work 0116 257 6148
Email:
Shakespeare Martineau LLP

Work Department

Family

Position

Legal Director

Career

Sonia is a family law expert, particularly skilled in dealing with complex financial claims arising upon separation or divorce. She is a talented negotiator, calmly and effectively fighting her client’s corner, whilst being highly attuned to their personal wishes.

She is experienced in dealing with high value businesses, landed estates and farms as well as trusts and significant pension funds. She regularly deals with Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements in wealth planning. 

Sonia is pragmatic in her approach and uses her imagination to find solutions.


East Midlands: Private client

Family

Within: Next generation lawyers

Sonia Bachu - Shakespeare Martineau LLP

Within: Family

Shakespeare Martineau LLP offers a ‘professional and comprehensive service’, delivering work that is ‘of the highest quality’. The group is particularly strong in resolving financial disputes, especially for high-net-worth individuals, but also demonstrates strength in disputes involving children. Andrew Breakwell, ‘a national figure in family law’, acted for the husband in the high-profile financial remedy case of Chai v Peng, a cross-border matter involving Malaysia. Nottingham practice head Caroline Elliott ‘combines expertise and experience with a sharp sense for tactics’. Partner Katherine Marshall, who heads the Leicester team, ‘finds creative solutions for her clients at every stage of the process’. Newly promoted legal director Sonia Bachu ‘is a tough and strategic litigator and has superb client-care skills’.

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