Firm Members


Michela Hughes

Matrimonial and family partner. Areas of practice include divorce, financial claims arising from divorce, Children Act (with a particular focus on international relocation), separation agreements, co-habitation disputes, and pre/post-nuptial agreements.

Jane Golledge

Insolvency law specialist, expert in personal and corporate recovery and insolvency. Practice covers business rescue, business and asset disposals and acquisitions, insolvency and recovery litigation for both companies and individuals in difficulty. Expertise in asset-freezing and other injunctive relief in multiple jurisdictions, international tracing and recovery of assets.

Brenda Alleyne

Brenda is a dynamic member of our property department and prides herself in making your property transaction run as smoothly and as stress-free as possible. She has established a highly–respected reputation for her speed and efficiency and for keeping all parties (including lawyers, agents and brokers) fully appraised and employs her technical and commercial expertise in a down-to-earth manner that clients appreciate.

David Pritchard

David has enjoyed several recent successes at trial in the High Court and can happily say he has never lost a case to date. Equally he is a pragmatic operator with a keen commercial approach where the situation demands, having a proven track-record of settling difficult claims which are often challenging and emotive. In the normally stressful process of litigation, David is a calming and reassuring influence who will work tirelessly to ensure his clients’ interests are protected.

Dr. Donald Macfarlane

An experienced technical and highly commercial senior lawyer (solicitor advocate England and solicitor in Australia), with excellent technical IT, technology and corporate/commercial experience including aspects of Commercial Property. Over 15 years’ experience working within large multinationals like IBM, BP and Law Firms and SME’s including high tech start-ups like Hanzo, LDM and Baku.

Company Information


At SBP Law we pride ourselves on providing our clients with discreet, creative and strategic business advice.

Since inception we have represented the interests of corporate and individual clients in fields usually dominated by much larger law firms.

Whilst we are known primarily for property, our areas of expertise include insolvency, dispute resolution, regulatory and corporate law. We strive hard to ensure that every client receives a tailored service specific to each individual need.

Our client base is broad and includes financial institutions from banks to insurers; local authorities; major developers; private and quoted investors both British and overseas; restaurant, hospitality and leisure sector; the healthcare sector and manufacturing industries.

Languages spoken

Arabic, Creole (Haiti), English, French, German, Hebrew, Irish, Italian, Spanish, Vietnamese, Welsh