Lawyer - JMP Solicitors
Family Law - General
Divorce And Separation
Neil has vast experience in Family Law having been in practice since 1975. He has considerable knowledge of financial matters relating to matrimonial and family breakdown, having dealt with many such cases in the past; some with assets of over £5 million. He acted for the Petitioner in the first pension-sharing case to be approved by the Inland Revenue following the change in the law.
Neil also has expertise in Children Act matters particularly in Private Law Children cases relating to Residence, Contact and Leave to Remove from the Jurisdiction of the English Courts and general Divorce work. He is also experienced in advising cohabiting couples following separation. Pre-nuptial agreements are a specialism of his.
Neil is a Chartered Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives and also an Accredited Specialist of Resolution (formerly the Solicitors Family Law Association) with particular specialisation in Advanced Financial Provision and Private Law Children matters.
In 2015, Neil became an accredited specialist on the Law Society’s Advanced Family Law panel which is presented to lawyers who have shown, to the satisfaction of the Law Society, that they have and will maintain a high level of knowledge, skills, experience and practice in selected, specialist areas of family law