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BDB Pitmans LLP

Family/Matrimonial

1 ranked lawyersBand 2Thames ValleyUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Handles matters relating to a range of relationship breakdown cases, including divorce, judicial separation and dissolution of civil partnerships. Also able to assist with prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Offers additional support on complex private children matters including cases relating to abuse and domestic violence.

Strengths

One source says: "They are very solution-orientated; they are not interested in picking a fight but try to resolve matters amicably."

"They were absolutely brilliant," one client reports, adding: "I appreciated their support and their always excellent advice."

Notable practitioners

Matt Heyworth assists clients with a broad range of family work, from the creation of prenuptial agreements to advising on divorce and financial remedy proceedings. Interviewees describe him as an "excellent, clear and very supportive lawyer," and also praise "his knowledge and his practical, empathetic approach."

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