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Mogers Drewett

Family/Matrimonial

2 ranked lawyersBand 1South WestUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Compact and experienced team which regularly acts for high net worth individuals across the South West, including cases with international elements. Highly thought of for its work on financial remedy matters together with related tax and pension issues. Also handles private law children matters, including child and parental alienation cases, and offers advice on cohabitation disputes.

Strengths

Sources say the lawyers are "all fantastic," adding that they are "very strong in the market."

Notable practitioners

Rebecca Silcock frequently advises on collaborative proceedings, as well as offering expertise in financial disputes arising from divorce. Sources report that "she provides very good advice."

Interviewees describe Victoria Strode as "thorough, pragmatic and good to deal with." She frequently advises on financial remedy proceedings and is experienced in advising on cases concerning family trusts, businesses and farms.

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Overview

Managing family affairs is a deeply personal matter which can be an emotionally demanding time. Discussing the situation with clear and expert legal advice can help to relieve some of the stress and provide clarity for the way forward. That’s why we are people first and lawyers second. Our clients are paramount to what we do and we genuinely believe in the importance of establishing a personal relationship with them. By taking the time to get to know our clients, we ensure we fully understand their particular situation, their individual needs and preferences and only then can we help them in the best way possible.

Our expert Family team specialise in complex finances relating to pensions, trusts and businesses for divorcing couples, cases involving children where there are international jurisdiction issues, surrogacy/fertility law and mediation. Our industry accreditations and collective experience mean that you can be assured that whatever the nature or the complexity of your legal needs, we will be able to find the best way to help.

Our team also advises on;

  • ​Children
  • Cohabitation
  • Collaborative law
  • Separation and divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Financial resolution during separation and divorce
  • Mediation
  • Prenupital and postnupital agreements

Members

Silcock, Rebecca (Head of Department)

Cobham, Victoria

Dowler, Elizabeth

Walker, Simon

Industries

Private client

Family/Matrimonial Department

Mogers Drewett

firm
Department location

St James House

The Square

Lower Bristol Road

Bath

Somerset

UK

BA2 3BH

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Somerset

Family/Matrimonial


Rebecca Silcock
Band 2
Victoria Cobham
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