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Jane Keir

London, UK UK Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Family/Matrimonial
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Jane Keir is experienced in handling multi-jurisdictional children and finance matters, including those involving complex trust structures and nuptial agreements. She is also skilled in handling high-value Schedule 1 matters and coercive control allegations.
"She is calm and supportive with her clients, and will really fight for them if needs be. She is very well regarded among her peers as a really strong family lawyer." "She's very reasonable, very pragmatic and doesn't take bad points."
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Jane is a Partner in the Family & Divorce team. She is recognised for her expertise in protecting wealth, both pre and post-divorce. In February 2020, she represented the successful wife in winning a compensation award of £400,000 in RC v JC (2020) EWHC 466. She also represented the wife in the leading financial and trust case of Daga v Daga (Bangur) [2018] EWFC.

Jane is a very technical lawyer who is known for finding novel and creative solutions for clients. She represents equal numbers of men and women and works closely with accountants and private wealth advisers.

Listed in Chambers UK and HNW guides; the 2020 Spears Top Flight Family Lawyers; The Legal 500; Citywealth’s Top Ten Matrimonial Lawyers and Top 20 Women in Private Wealth and in and in Who’s Who.

Career

Qualified in 1987. Joined Kingsley Napley in 1989; Head of Family 1999-2013; Senior partner 2013-2018.

Professional Memberships

Trustee of the Racing Foundation; The City of London Law Society; Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL); member of Resolution.

Publications

Regular speaker at conferences and contributor to publications including Law Society Gazette; Family Law; Farmers Weekly; The Lawyer; Spear’s Wealth; and The American among others.

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