Kara Swift > Family Law in Partnership Ltd > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Family Law in Partnership Ltd
Melbourne House, 46 Aldwych

Work Department

Associate, Family/Matrimonial


Kara is a Senior associate and collaborative practioner at Family Law in Partnership. She advises on all aspects of private family law for a wide range of clients. Kara is a qualified collaborative lawyer.

Kara was named Family Law Young Solicitor of the Year 2019 in the prestigious LexisNexis Family Law Awards, having been shortlisted for the award the previous year too.  Kara was named winner in the Lawyer Monthly Magazine Women in Law Awards 2019. The 2023 and 2024 editions of UK Best Lawyers have also named Kara as ‘One to Watch’.


Kara trained and qualified as a solicitor at Taylor Vinters before moving to Family Law in Partnership in 2016.



Kara is a member of the Young Adviser Network where she has built strong relationships with wealth managers, international tax advisers and forensic accountants. She also mentors law students at the University of Reading.


Kara is a graduate of the University of Reading (Bachelor of Laws (LLB), First Class) where she won the Boyes Turner negotiation competition and was awarded the University of Reading Family Law Prize. Kara achieved a distinction in the Legal Practice Course.