Peter Mitchell KC > 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
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Position

All aspects of the law governing financial relationships between family members, including the drafting and implementation of pre- and post-nuptial agreements (and their subsequent enforcement or avoidance), financial provision on relationship breakdown (upon divorce under the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 (and/or dissolution under the analogous Civil Partnership Act) and Part III of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984, generally under TLATA 1996 and for children pursuant to Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989) and associated issues relating to jurisdiction, companies, family trusts, offshore trusts, taxation, other family wealth-holding structures and enforcement of orders and agreements. Cases include at first-instance DB v PB [2016] EWHC 3431 (fam), MB v EB [2019] EWHC 1649 & 3676, CA v DR (Schedule 1 Children Act 1989: Pension Claim); in the Court of Appeal, Prest v. Prest [2015] EWCA Civ 714, Hart v. Hart [2017] EWCA Civ 1306 & [2018] EWCA Civ 1053 and Brack v. Brack [2018] EWCA Civ 2862; and, in the Supreme Court, the leading cases of Agbaje v Agbaje [2010] UKSC 13 (Financial Provision after overseas divorce pursuant to Part III MFPA 1984).

Career

Called 1996, Inner Temple. QC 2020. Trained as Collaborative Counsel.

Memberships

FLBA.

Education

King’s College, London (1995 LLB Hons); Royal Academy of Music (1991 LRAM).

Leisure

Music (as performer and listener).

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Family (including divorce and financial remedy)

(Leading Silks)Ranked: Tier 4

Peter Mitchell KC29 Bedford Row Chambers ‘Peter is the most charming intellect in the business. He is a wonderful advocate who makes every client feel special and in the right hands.’