She has spent many years dealing with all aspects of family law and, in particular, financial disputes covering a wide spectrum of assets. These can range from the modest to those involving complex family businesses. This has given her a wealth of experience in dealing with cases in a constructive and cost-effective manner.
Kate has been instructed by many high net worth individuals with assets in excess of £5 million. She specialises in medium to high net worth financial cases involving private family businesses and trust structures.
Kate is a specialist in advanced financial provision and private children law. In addition, Kate is a trained collaborative lawyer and mediator.
Kate also regularly acts for parents in private law children cases.
Training & employment experience
Kate graduated from Reading University with a degree in English. Shortly afterwards she found herself working at a local firm of solicitors. Deciding to retrain, Kate studied at Chester College of Law and qualified in 1997. By 2002, she became a partner.
Kate seeks to achieve a practical solution for many of her clients which enables them to move on with their lives and avoid the acrimony and high legal costs associated with Court litigation.
Kate is recognised in the Legal 500 as being “calm and professional”.