Priya Palanivel > Rayden Solicitors > St Albans, England > Lawyer Profile

Rayden Solicitors
THE LIMES
32-34 UPPER MARLBOROUGH ROAD
ST ALBANS
AL1 3UU
England

Work Department

Family

Position

A partner and specialist family law mediator, Priya has over 10 years’ specialist family law experience.  Her focus is resolving financial issues following relationship breakdown including divorce.  She advises clients both nationally and internationally and has experience dealing with international assets and foreign jurisdictions.

 Priya’s practice also includes cohabitation disputes as well as drafting nuptial agreements. She acts for parties in Children Act applications including international family law matters such as leave to remove applications and wardship proceedings.

 Priya is known for her direct, practical and at times robust approach but with sensitivity and calm.

Career

Priya was previously head of the family department at a firm in South West London.  She consolidated her practice at Goodman Ray solicitors in central London, joining Rayden Solicitors in 2015.

Memberships

As well as being an accredited specialist member of Resolution, Priya sits on the Resolution Standards Committee and has assisted in drafting Resolution’s Good Practice guides.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Private client > Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

(Next Generation Partners)

Priya PalanivelRayden Solicitors

Based in St Albans, Rayden Solicitors specialises exclusively in family law, handling all types of dispute resolution, including mediation, arbitration, and collaboration on financial and children matters. Practice leader Katherine Rayden advises on complex cases involving financial issues, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, cross-border disputes and private law children matters. Other names to note include Priya Palanivel, who specialises in cross-border divorce and finance matters, Emily Watson and Claire Wood. Rosalind Fitzgerald joined from Bindmans LLP at the same time of the opening of the firm’s Bishop’s Stortford office in December 2020.