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Mills & Reeve LLP

Family/Matrimonial

4 ranked lawyersBand 1MidlandsUK 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Exceptional practice providing clients with advice on a range of private family law matters. Strong track record representing clients in domestic and cross-border child law issues. Regularly acts for clients on high-value financial remedy cases, and has a notable focus on the resolution of disputes collaboratively. Further offers experience in matters involving family businesses.

Strengths

One client describes the team's approach as "very pragmatic" and "people-orientated."

Another appreciates that the lawyers "aim to resolve disputes amicably and have my best interests at heart at all times."

Notable practitioners

Aasha Choudhary specialises in financial remedy matters, often including international elements. Sources say: "She achieves the best outcomes for her clients."

Hayley McCormack assists with an array of matrimonial finance mandates involving trusts and family businesses as well as agricultural, inheritance and overseas assets. Sources enthuse that she is "very efficient and has very good client skills."

Katherine Kennedy is a highly regarded practitioner, primarily focusing on matrimonial finance disputes. She assists high net worth individuals and has experience in mandates involving trust assets.

Marc Saunderson is a market-leading figure, particularly renowned for his financial remedy practice. He is also experienced in complex Children Act matters. Sources say: "He has extremely good client care skills that have been honed over a lifetime in this specialist arena," adding that "his knowledge is second to none and his judgement is first rate."

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Birmingham and surrounds

Family/Matrimonial


Aasha Choudhary
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Hayley McCormack
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Katherine Kennedy
Star Associates
Marc Saunderson
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