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Collyer Bristow LLP

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Geneva, London

Philippa Dolan

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Collyer Bristow LLP

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Divorce and Family


Philippa Dolan is a partner in the family department. She is a mediator and collaborative lawyer. Philippa is a fellow of the IAML reflecting the significant international element of her caseload, particularly in relation to high value financial claims.


Philippa was formerly head of the family department at Rochman Landau and then head of the London family team at Ashfords following the merger of the two firms in 2012.

London: Private client


Within: Family

Collyer Bristow LLP provides ‘an excellent level of service’. Team head Toby Yerburgh  ‘really gets to grips with the most complicated of facts and does so in a calm and supportive way’. Michael Drake  provides ‘clear and helpful advice at every stage’ and Philippa Dolan  ‘continues to operate at the very top level of family lawyers’ particularly on prenuptial agreements. Senior associate Mark Harrop  is ‘bright and forward thinking and is committed to finding the best resolution for his clients’. Susan Breen is now at NGA Law .

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Family: mediation

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Philippa Dolan - Collyer Bristow LLP

Within: Family: mediation

Philippa Dolan at Collyer Bristow LLP  is ‘very solution-focused and drives the process with a gentle touch. She is sensitive of her clients’ needs and adopts a pragmatic approach. She thinks things through and ensures that things are reassuringly well done’. As a trained civil mediator she excels at complex matrimonial finance and children disputes.

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