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Alexiou Fisher Philipps LLP, Sara Hannell, London, ENGLAND

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Sara Hannell

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Alexiou Fisher Philipps LLP


Partner specialising in all aspects of family law, including financial matters and children work.


Trained Penningtons; qualified 1995; assistant solicitor Penningtons 1995-99; assistant solicitor Gordon Dadds until 2001; associate Alexiou Fisher Philipps 2001; partner 2003; trained as a collaborative lawyer 2006.




Resolution (formerly Solicitors Family Law Association); International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (IAML).

London: Private client


Within: Family

Alexiou Fisher Philipps LLP  is a boutique family law firm with extensive expertise in children work and high-value financial litigation often with cross-border elements. It also has strong mediation and collaborative law expertise. Susan Philipps  is an ‘outstanding lawyer with a phenomenal reputation with cases and clients that are the envy of most’. Tom Amlot  has ‘the confidence that comes from being utterly on top of your game’. William Healing  has ‘built up an excellent knowledge of private international law within the EU so far as it relates to divorce, children and finances. He is a fluent French speaker who has acquired an enviable client base among London’s French-speaking community’. Emma Harte has a ‘good way with clients’ and Sara Hannell is a ‘very intelligent and insightful lawyer’. Katie Longmate  is a ‘very effective family lawyer’. Douglas Alexiou  is well respected as a trained mediator and collaborative lawyer.

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