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Law firm for high net worth individuals

Divorce involving significant wealth brings unique challenges. The amounts at stake and the emotional and financial implications of taking the wrong approach make your choice of lawyer critical. No matter who ended the relationship or why, you should seek early advice from a team of specialist family lawyers. This will help you plan your next steps carefully.

Top ranked lawyers in Chambers & Partners and Legal 500

We are the only family team in Devon and Cornwall with top ranked lawyers in independent guides to the legal profession Chambers & Partners and Legal 500. Their rankings are based solely on feedback from clients and advisors we work with. Our team includes some of the few recognised family lawyers in the Citywealth and Honours Leaders List outside of London. This list recognises the world’s bests advisors in ultra high net worth. We are recognised as one of the leading family teams in the country representing high net worth clients in divorce.

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  • Legal 500
  • Leaderslist

Our Experts

Liz Allen

Partner

Sarah Atkinson

Partner

Andrew Barton

Partner

Mark Chanter

Senior Consultant

Sarah Walls

Partner

Mark Smith

Partner

Michael Lowry

Partner

Thea Bennun

Associate

Largest team of family law professionals in Devon and Cornwall

Our team is the largest in Devon and Cornwall and includes solicitors and other professionals with a wealth of experience in representing and advising clients with significant wealth, complex financial arrangements and high incomes on a wide range of family issues.  We work with specialist teams of accountants on business valuation and tax issues and have strong relationships with actuaries to provide expert advice on pension sharing options. Inherited wealth often forms a major part of the assets we deal with and we have particular expertise in this field.

 

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City quality service right here in the South West

Whatever your circumstances, our lawyers can provide you with a significant advantage and peace of mind.  We recognise the importance of emotional support throughout the divorce process and have in-house counsellors who can work confidentially and independently from us to support our clients through the most important decision-making process of their divorce.

Our clients include business owners, families with significant wealth, sportspeople, celebrities and their spouses.

Our team’s specialist divorce lawyers advise in relation to:

  • Complex corporate structures, offshore assets and trusts
  • Inherited wealth
  • Complex private and public sector pensions
  • International divorces involving multiple or disputed jurisdictions
  • Urgent applications, such as freezing injunctions where there are concerns assets may be placed outside the court’s reach
  • Protective measures such as pre/post marital agreements and living together agreements
  • Custody and child-related issues
  • Relocating with children within or outside the UK

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