UK Bristol and surrounds Family/Matrimonial
- Bessie Hanson Brigstow Family Law
- Clare Webb Clarke Willmott LLP
- Elizabeth Bruce The Family Law Practice
- Hannah Petherick Burges Salmon LLP
- James Myatt Shakespeare Martineau
- Katy Zikking Harbour Family Law
- Kirsten Hale Barcan+Kirby
- Mark Sage The Family Law Practice
- Mary Gaskins Burges Salmon LLP
- Nicola Walker Irwin Mitchell
- Donna CumminsLyons Davidson Solicitors
- Iona PhilipsLyons Davidson Solicitors
- Joanna NewtonStowe Family Law LLP
Up and Coming
- Erin Sawyer Irwin Mitchell
- Rachel FisherStowe Family Law LLP
1Burges Salmon LLPFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 1 |Burges Salmon LLP has a superb reputation for representing local, national and international clients in relation to relationship breakdowns. The Bristol-based group regularly advises on financial remedies involving farms, pensions, trusts and businesses. The solicitors deal with wealth protection agreements, including prenuptial and postnuptial arrangements, and frequently assist clients with matters tackling a cross-border element. The firm also maintains a private law children practice. 1Clarke Willmott LLPFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 1 |Clarke Willmott LLP maintains its formidable standing in the South West for complex financial remedy, surrogacy and private children matters, among others. The firm fields a strong regional team with key bases in Bristol and Taunton representing high net worth clients in both traditional litigation and collaborative law proceedings. The team is involved in prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, and adept at handling cases involving international aspects.
2Irwin MitchellFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 2 |Irwin Mitchell houses a hugely respected team capable of advising clients on complex financial remedy and private children cases, frequently representing high net worth individuals in cross-border matters. The group also enjoys a strong reputation for its skill acting on wealth management, including prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, for an international client base.
- The Family Law PracticeFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 2
3Barcan+KirbyFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 3 |Barcan+Kirby is noted for its adept handling of financial remedy proceedings arising from divorce. The team is additionally well placed to advise on private law children cases. The lawyers are experienced in acting for high net worth individuals, among other clients. 3Brigstow Family LawFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 3 |Brigstow Family Law is an established Bristol-based firm. It is especially well known for its strength in wealth protection and cohabitation matters. The group has significant experience acting on children law issues, including child arrangements orders and leave to remove cases. 3Harbour Family LawFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 3 |Harbour Family Law is a respected Bristol-based boutique family law firm. It is noted for its expert handling of divorce and financial remedy proceedings. The group is particularly adept at advising on matters involving pensions and farming assets. The team is additionally well placed to act for clients in private children law matters. 3Michelmores LLPFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 3 |Michelmores advises on high-value wealth protection and financial remedy matters, most notably where they concern businesses, trusts and inherited wealth. The team regularly offers service to high net worth individuals and professionals. The group is additionally strong in the field of private children matters and also provides expertise on fertility law issues and surrogacy. 3VWVFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 3 |VWV houses a well-regarded team with extensive experience acting for clients on financial settlements and disputes following relationship breakdowns. The group assists with a range of matters such as ancillary relief and prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. The firm is also adept at advising on children matters. VWV offers notable expertise in alternative dispute resolution including mediation and collaborative law along with traditional litigation.
- Lyons Davidson SolicitorsFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 3
- Stowe Family Law LLPFamily/Matrimonial2024 | Band 3