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Levison Meltzer Pigott, Alistair Myles, London, ENGLAND

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Alistair Myles

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Work 020 7556 2400
Email:
Levison Meltzer Pigott

Position

Alistair joined the firm as a paralegal in 2005 and qualified having completed his training contract in 2008. He was made partner in 2015. Alistair practises in all areas of family law, in particular complex financial remedy cases often involving assets in different jurisdictions and complicated trust structures. Alistair has assisted in many of the firm’s reported cases in recent years including AC v DC & Others and AC v DC and others (no 2) in 2012, J v J and Jones v Jones in 2010 and 2011 respectively and US v SR in 2013. Alistair also acted as London agent for the applicant’s solicitors in the case of Bhura v Bhura which dealt with the enforcement of a US order in this jurisdiction. Alistair has extensive experience in all areas of private Children Act proceedings including leave to remove cases and assisting in the reported cases R v F (Schedule 1: Costs) regarding costs in Schedule 1 proceedings in 2011 and Re Child X (Rights of Media Attendance) in 2009, the leading case on the right of the media to report on private children law cases. Alistair has appeared on BBC2’s Working Lunch to comment on developments in case law and volunteers as a student supervisor at the BPP pro bono Family Law Advice Clinic.

Career

Trained Levison Meltzer Pigott; qualified 2008; partner Levison Meltzer Pigott 2015.

Member

Resolution.

Education

Worth School, West Sussex; University of Exeter (2003 BA Hons); BPP Law School, London (2004 GDL and 2005 LPC).


London: Private client

Family

Within: Family

Levison Meltzer Pigott is a ‘brilliant boutique law firm with an excellent reputation. It provides top quality advice and excellent value for money’. Simon Pigott is particularly good on complex finance cases and ‘is very focused on helping couples to find solutions- he is the elder statesman. Few have the combination of so many years of legal practice and so many years as a mediator. He is gentle but can be very tough as necessary’. The ‘top classJulian Ribet  is ‘a great tactician’. Alistair Myles  has the ‘deft touch and doesn’t allow opposing solicitors to rile him, remaining calm and focused on his clients’ interests’. Jeremy Levison has ‘so much experience that he always starts at an advantage to his opponents’ and Alison Hayes’ ‘dedication to her clients seems boundless. She is fantastically thorough and a team player through and through’.

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