Wright Hassall LLP

Family/Matrimonial Department

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What the team is known for Highly regarded practice focused on matrimonial finance disputes, with notable experience handling cases concerning commercial elements, trusts, agricultural assets and pensions. Well placed to assist with prenuptial and postnuptial agreements involving domestic and foreign assets. Frequently advises on private law children matters, including contact arrangements and inheritance planning. Also offers clients collaboration and mediation services.

Strengths One impressed client describes the family team as "extremely efficient," adding that the service is "second to none."

Another interviewee enthuses that "the standard of client care is extremely high," explaining that the lawyers "deal with matters in a timely manner" and "explain things in the most simple way."

Notable practitioners

Justin Creed
frequently handles financial remedy procedures involving pensions and complex business structures, often with international elements. He is also knowledgeable in Children Act cases. One source notes: "He is very experienced, very approachable and quick to advise on the best options available."

Peter Lowe
's practice focuses on financial remedy proceedings involving pensions, businesses and agricultural assets. He is also knowledgeable in postnuptial agreements. Clients say he is "straightforward, easy to work with and has the ability to make you feel confident."