Nick Miller > Chambers of Matthew White > Bristol, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Matthew White
St John's Chambers
101 VICTORIA STREET
BRISTOL
BS1 6PU
England

Work Department

Divorce & Financial Remedy, ToLATA

Position

Formerly a solicitor, Nick has specialised in family law, exclusively financial cases, for over 25 years. Current practice consists entirely of heavyweight financial remedies matters with particular emphasis on divorces involving family-owned companies and farms. One of the leading experts in the complex area of division of pensions in matrimonial breakdown. Works across the entire Western Circuit from Cornwall to the Midlands and is instructed by many of the solicitors listed in The Legal 500 for family work. Unusually for a barrister based in England, he also has a growing Welsh practice. Specialised in financial remedies for over 25 years, while at the Bar and as a solicitor. Conducted many high-value, protracted, difficult cases in 2013, many with good settlements before even going to court. These settlements are achieved by him having early involvement in the case and detailed conferences.

Career

Solicitor and partner Bristol-based firm; called 1994; Guildhall Chambers.

Memberships

Former secretary (for ten years) of the Bristol SFLA.

Education

University of Bristol (1982 LLB Hons); University of the West of England (then Bristol Polytechnic) (1983 Law Society Finals).

Leisure

Food, travel, Spain.