Helen heads the family team at Milton Keynes and Northampton.
She advises on all aspects of family law but with a particular focus and expertise on advising clients in relation to their financial settlement upon separation or divorce.
Helen has 20 years experience in dealing with cases with complex issues such as company interests, family trusts and inherited wealth. Helen also has a great deal of experience in drafting pre and post nuptial agreements.
Helen is known for her commercial and pragmatic approach and meticulous attention to detail and appreciates that most clients want to reach a settlement by agreement, particularly where there are children to consider. There are various ways couples can reach an agreement and these include mediation, roundtable meetings, negotiations through solicitors, collaborative law and arbitration and Helen will advise her clients which is the most suitable option for them. However, there are times when the court process is the best solution and Helen has achieved many succesful outcomes at court for her clients.
Helen also advises parents and grandparents on the issues that can arise in relation to the arrangements concerning children.
Helen is happy to provide an initial consultation by telephone without charge or obligation to discuss the issues in a case and explain how she and the family team can help.