Overview

Sarah specialises in complex financial settlements on divorce and asset protection issues, including pre and post marital agreements. She handles cases with significant and/or complex assets, income, corporate or trust issues and international elements.

She is a member of Resolution and its Financial Remedies, Tax and Pension Committee and a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers.

Through Resolution, she was part of the Family Justice Council's Working Party on Needs, which produced the “Guidance on Financial Needs on Divorce” for the judiciary. Sarah is also a member of the Pensions Advisory Group and has contributed to their report on pensions on divorce. She has also contributed divorce-related articles in the Financial Times.

Sarah sees clients in our Bristol and London offices.

Experience
  • Advising on financial settlements on divorce including corporate structures, trusts, international issues and offshore assets, tax and pensions.
  • Advising on marital agreements (pre/post-nups) including multi-jurisdictional agreements.
  • Advising on arrangements for children including relocation (within the UK and internationally).
  • Advising on financial and children related issues following breakdown of unmarried relationships.

What others say...

A 'brilliant solicitor' and a 'very commercially focused lawyer'. She has standout experience in wealth protection strategies as well as prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.
Chambers UK 2019