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RWK Goodman

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 business assets. Also advises on children matters, including both international relocation cases and contact issues.

Strengths

A source applauds Royds Withy King for being a "well-resourced and well-staffed firm," and further praises the team for the "excellence of service to the clients."

Clients also appreciate the team's responsiveness, with one reporting: "There will always be someone you can get hold of when needed."

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 long-term spousal maintenance.

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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

RWK Goodman

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Location

Goodstow Court

Minns Business Park

5 West Way

Oxford

Oxfordshire

UK

OX2 0JB

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Oxford and surrounds

Family/Matrimonial


Simon W Bassett
Band 2