Hannah joined Shoosmiths in January 2019 as an Associate in the family team. She is based in our Birmingham office.
Hannah has almost 10 years’ experience in family law and advises on all aspects of relationship breakdown including divorce, the division of financial assets upon separation, cohabitation, wealth protection and matters concerning children. Hannah’s particular area of expertise is dealing with complex children matters including those with an international element and she appears in Court regularly conducting the majority of her own advocacy.
Hannah is an active member of Resolution, the national organisation of family lawyers and is currently Co-Chair of the YRes (Young Resolution) Committee in the West Midlands. She also sits on Resolution's national Parenting After Parting Committee, which aims to support parents following separation and help them find effective ways to resolve issues relating to their children. In 2019 Hannah presented a workshop on this topic at the Resolution National Conference. Her articles have also been published in the Resolution Review.
Hannah has been recognised as a next generation lawyer in the 2017 and 2018 editions of the Legal 500 and has received high praise from her clients.