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Ashtons Legal

THE LONG BARN, FORNHAM BUSINESS COURT, FORNHAM ST MARTIN, BURY ST EDMUNDS, SUFFOLK, IP31 1SL, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01284 762331
Fax:
Fax 01284 764214
DX:
57200 BURY ST EDMUNDS
Email:
Web:
www.ashtonslegal.co.uk

Mary Pearce

Tel:
Work 01284 732117
Email:
Ashtons Legal

Work Department

Family

Position

Partner

Career

Mary specialises in complex divorce, family and children-related matters. She is a trained Collaborative Lawyer and a member of Resolution.

Languages

English

Member

Resolution


East Anglia: Private client

Family

Within: Leading individuals

Mary Pearce - Ashtons Legal

Within: Family

Ashtons Legal is ‘as good as any London firm‘, according to one client who remarks that it is ‘very good value for fees and has good relationships with top counsel‘. One barrister remarks that the firm is ‘first-rate, a leading player in East Anglia'. The practice has a broad client base across the region but has particular expertise in advising clients with substantial assets including land and trusts. Stephen Williams leads the practice from the firm’s Ipswich office and is ‘a very safe pair of hands, very responsive and empathetic, and good on law and strategy‘. One source remarks that he is ‘excellent with clients, efficient and pragmatic'. He advises on financial matters relating to divorce and separation for both married and unmarried couples, especially those with a background in business or agriculture. He also undertakes children’s work and is a member of the Family Panel, the Children Panel, the Advanced Family Panel, Re-unite and Resolution. Partner and trained collaborative lawyer Mary Pearce in Bury St Edmunds specialises in the financial aspects of breakdowns in marriages or cohabitation arrangements. Consultant  Brenda Head in Ipswich has 17 years' experience and is a family mediator.

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