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Royds Withy King

Family/Matrimonial

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What the team is known for

Well-regarded team operating out of offices in Oxford and Swindon. Substantial experience in divorce and financial remedy matters involving complex assets. Also advises on children matters, including both domestic and international relocation cases. Further capability to assist on prenuptial agreements.

Strengths

The team wins praise from sources for its "sensible, straightforward and constructive approach" to handling matters.

One interviewee says: "They focus on realistic aims for the client and support them effectively in presenting their case."

Notable practitioners

Simon Bassett heads the firm's family team in Oxford and has wide-ranging expertise in family law, including high-value financial remedy proceedings, children matters and the negotiation of nuptial agreements.

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Overview

Royds Withy King’s Oxford Family Law team take the time to understand your personal circumstances, and then take action to help resolve your problem.

We specialise in separation and divorce and the issues that arise from this situation, including overseeing of division of financial assets, property, and responsibilities involving children, advising clients on how to cope financially after their relationship breaks down, arrangements for children, pre-nuptial agreements, cohabitation agreements, domestic violence, injunctions, and international family law. We utilise all of our extensive experience to fight for what is right for you, and what you want to get out of the situation.

The team, led by Simon Bassett, are known for high value cases, often involving business and overseas assets, as well as for a number of ultra high net worth clients, including celebrities. 

Key contacts: Simon Bassett, Mark Phillips and Andrew Nellist.

Industries

Private client

Family/Matrimonial Department

Royds Withy King

firm
Department location

North Bailey House

New Inn Hall Street

Oxford

Oxfordshire

UK

OX1 2EA

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Oxford and surrounds

Family/Matrimonial


Simon W Bassett
Band 2