Laura Heaton > Chambers of Alexis Campbell KC and Nicholas Allen KC > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Alexis Campbell KC and Nicholas Allen KC
29 Bedford Row Chambers
29 BEDFORD ROW
LONDON
WC1R 4HE
England
Laura Heaton photo

Position

Matrimonial finance, Schedule 1 Children Act 1989, cohabitation disputes under Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 and pre and post nuptial agreements. Works as a mediator, collaborative counsel and sits as a private FDR judge and neutral evaluator in all of these fields.  Reported cases include: MA v SK [2015] EWHC 887 (Fam); SK v TK [2013] EWHC 834 (Fam); M v M and Others [2014] 1 FLR 439.

Career

Called to the Bar in 1998. Middle Temple.  Collaborative counsel and mediator. Recorder (appointed 2019) sitting in public and private law children work and financial relief work including complex money cases.

Memberships

Family Law Bar Association. Resolution.

Education

Northgate High School, Ipswich; Clare College, Cambridge (1997 MA).

Leisure

Singing; sport; rowing; yoga.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Family (including divorce and financial remedy)

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 4

Laura Heaton29 Bedford Row Chambers ‘Laura’s client care skills are second to none. She very quickly builds a rapport with the client and gains their trust. In the court room, Laura is quick on her feet and is not shy in fighting her client’s corner.’