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Chambers of Philip Cayford QC

29 BEDFORD ROW, LONDON, WC1R 4HE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7404 1044
DX:
1044 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.29br.co.uk

Timothy Scott QC

Tel:
Work 020 7404 1044
Email:
29 Bedford Row Chambers (Chambers of Philip Cayford QC)

Position

Legal 500 Children & Family Silk of the Year 2013-14. Chambers & Partners Family Silk of the Year 2011-12. Practises in all areas of international family law including jurisdiction and forum disputes, EU Regulations, Part III MFPA 1984, child relocation and abduction, validity and recognition of foreign marriages and divorces, offshore trusts. Also in all financial remedy disputes. Has appeared in numerous reported cases including in Supreme Court, House of Lords and Court of Appeal: see website, www.29br.com, for full list.

Career

Called 1975; Gray’s Inn; QC 1995; Recorder 1999; Family Arbitrator, Mediator and Collaborative lawyer. Frequent articles and lectures. Direct access.

Member

International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; Bar Council EU Law Committee; FLBA.

Education

Westminster School; New College, Oxford.


London Bar

Children law (including public and private law)

Within: Children law (including public and private law) – Leading silks

Timothy Scott QC - 29 Bedford Row ChambersHe is thoughtful, co-operative and extremely persuasive.

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Family law (including divorce and financial remedy)

Within: Family law (including divorce and financial remedy) – Leading silks

Timothy Scott QC - 29 Bedford Row ChambersHighly persuasive.

Within: Family law (including divorce and financial remedy)

One of the foremost sets for matrimonial finances, 29 Bedford Row Chambers has ‘strong advocates across all family disciplines, from the most junior to the most senior’. ‘It is a friendly and reliable set that lives up to its well-earned reputation for excellence’ and ‘the large number of great counsel there have a massive dedication to succeed and are unmatchable in tenacity’. Timothy Scott QC is acting in Lachaux v Lachaux, a complex case dealing with the recognition of a Dubai divorce and with the court’s jurisdiction over a child who is resident in Dubai.

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