Amy is a Senior Solicitor in the Family Law team, based in London.
Main areas of practice
Amy advises clients on resolving issues surrounding the breakdown of their relationship. This ranges from divorce and financial arrangements to private children matters. Amy also has experience of advising clients in relation to both pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements.
Amy has experience in dealing with matters through Court proceedings where required and assists clients in resolving matters through alternative dispute resolution including negotiations and advising clients attending mediation.
Amy advises a wide range of clients ranging from low to high net worth individuals.
Amy trained with Blake Morgan completing seats in Residential Property, Family, Commercial Real Estate and a secondment to the Illegal Practice team at the General Dental Council.
Prior to commencing her training contract, Amy moved to Hong Kong where she worked as a litigation paralegal for offshore litigation firm Harney Westwood and Riegels.
Amy qualified with a BA(Hons) degree from the University of Leeds in Philosophy and Sociology. Amy then went on to complete her GDL and obtained a distinction for her LPC.
Insights by Amy
New research from mutual insurer Royal London has shown that divorcing women are continuing to lose out on sharing pension wealth upon divorce. In the early 2000s major changes to...Read More
You can’t be forced into marriage but can you be forced to stay in marriage when you are desperately unhappy?
The Supreme Court has dismissed Mrs Owens' appeal in the much reported case of Owens v Owens. This means that Mrs Owens must remain in a loveless marriage until 2020,...Read More
In recent weeks, it has been reported in the media that the wife of an entrepreneur was awarded £115 million in one of Britain's biggest divorces. However, this was much...Read More