Overview

Alison has over 20 years’ experience dealing with complex, high value financial matters upon relationship breakdown. She deals with all aspects of divorce and financial settlement, and is also experienced in advising on pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements.

Alison’s niche specialism in cohabitation law includes advice on co-owned property issues and Schedule 1 Children Act claims.

Alison is a trained Collaborative Family Lawyer and a member of Resolution and the Bristol Practice and Organisation Development group. She also sits on the national Resolution Standards Committee.

Alison is ranked as a leading individual in Legal 500 and a Star Individual in the Chambers UK Guide, who describe her as being “particularly acknowledged for her skills dealing with financial disputes involving complex business structures.” (Chambers UK 2018)

Experience
  • Advising on financial settlements on divorce, particularly those involving businesses, corporate structures, partnerships and trusts. 
  • Advising on pre-nuptial, post-nuptial and cohabitation agreements.
  • Advising on all aspects of cohabitation law, including issues in relation to co-owned property.
  • Advising on financial and children related issues following breakdown of unmarried relationships
  • Advising on arrangements for children including relocation (within the UK and internationally).

What others say...

First class
Legal 500 2017