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1 OLD POST OFFICE STREET, FAKENHAM, NORFOLK, NR21 9BL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01328 863 131
Fax:
Fax 01328 864 705
DX:
31351 FAKENHAM
Email:
Web:
www.butcherandrews.co.uk

Adney Payne

Tel:
Work 01328 852803
Email:
Butcher Andrews

Work Department

Family

Position

Head of family department and senior partner. He has specialised in high-value matrimonial finance work for many years, with a substantial amount of collaborative work over the last ten years. He is recognised by Resolution as an accredited specialist in complex financial cases and advocacy. He is referred on a regular basis by a number of other respected lawyers both in East Anglia and elsewhere.

Career

Trained Leathes Prior, Norwich; qualified 1980; articles Leathes Prior 1978-80; moved to Butcher Andrews in 1981, partner 1982. Current directorships: Chairman of Holt Festival; Chairman of Gresham’s Foundation.

Member

Good Divorce Group (chairman).

Education

Gresham’s School, Holt; Cambridge University (1977 Law Degree); College of Law, Lancaster Gate (1978)

Leisure

Hockey, cricket, tennis, sailing, gardening, travel, cooking.


East Anglia: Private client

Family

Within: Leading individuals

Adney Payne - Butcher Andrews

Within: Family

Butcher Andrews is 'the leading family team in North and West Norfolk', according to one client who notes that the practitioners are 'good advocates of the collaborative approach'. 'Rainmaker' and Resolution-accredited practice head Adney Payne focuses on advanced financial provision and financial advocacy matters. He 'gives robust and wise advice'. Collaboratively trained partner Butcher Andrews, whose broad practice includes niche expertise in cohabitation issues, 'provides sound legal advice in a compassionate and supportive way'. She is currently advising a client with multimillion-pound matrimonial assets on the break-up of a long marriage. Litigation executive Jean Curtis has 40 years' experience with the firm and is recommended for matrimonial work and Children Act cases.

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