Family finance & property

Comprising four silks and over half our juniors, our talented and supremely capable Family Finance Team spans all levels of call, receiving instructions in the full range of money work, from cases involving high net worth individuals with complex business and trust arrangements, to modest value claims. 


Particular areas of expertise include:

  • Jurisdictional issues and cross-border enforcement
  • Prevention of dissipation of assets, including freezing injunctions
  • Off-shore assets
  • Complex trust and pension arrangements
  • Third party claims
  • Enforcement of orders


The Family Finance Team’s specialist practice areas include:

  • Schedule 1 Applications
  • Inheritance Act Claims and contested probate work Child Support Act work
  • Professional negligence


Solicitors and lay clients value our particular ability to provide a comprehensive, integrated service in financial disputes which also involves issues regarding arrangements for children.


Members of the Team contribute to leading publications such as Halsbury’s Laws, Butterworths Civil Court Precedents, Family Law, Family Law Week, The Review and the Family Law Journal.  They also regularly provide lectures and seminars in all areas of family finance.


A number of the Team co-wrote the successful handbook ‘Applications under Schedule 1 to the Children Act 1989’.  Simon Sugar is also co-author of ‘Unlocking Matrimonial Assets on Divorce’, now in its third edition.


Contact our clerks

020 7797 7900

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