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Chambers of Philip Cayford QC

29 BEDFORD ROW, LONDON, WC1R 4HE, ENGLAND
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Nicholas Allen

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

Position

Barrister specialising in family law (matrimonial finance, civil partnerships and private law children). Cases: C v C (Costs: Ancillary Relief) [2004] 1 FLR 291, FD; Currey v Currey [2005] 1 FLR 952, CA; A v B (Ancillary relief: Property Division) [2005] 2 FLR 730, FD, R v R (Divorce: Jurisdiction: Domicile) [2006] 1 FLR 389, FD; Marinos v Marinos [2007] 2 FLR 1018, FD; S v S (non-disclosure) [2013] 2 FLR 1018, FD; SK v TK [2013] EWHC 834 (Fam); Sharland v Sharland [2014] 2 FLR 89, CA; M v W (Application After New Zealand Financial Agreement) [2015] 1 FLR 465, FD; Sharland v Sharland [2015] UKSC 60.

Career

Qualified 1995, Middle Temple; attorney-at-law New York (admitted 1998). Regular lecturer for regional Resolutions and also in-house for solicitors’ firms. Registered pupil supervisor. Trained as a collaborative counsel. Appointed in December 2015 to sit as a Recorder (Family) in London and on the South-Eastern Circuit.  Qualified as an Arbitrator (via the IFLA Scheme) in 2016.

Member

Family Law Bar Association (committee member 2003-08); American Bar Association; Conduct Committee Bar Standards Board (2005-07); Dispute Resolution Committee of Resolution (2011-2015).

Education

Leeds Grammar School; Emmanuel College, Cambridge (1993 BA; 1994 LLM); visiting scholar, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, Mass, US (1995-96).

Leisure

Theatre, sport, music.


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