Sally is a Partner in the Family Team.

Having been a specialist since 2003 means that Sally has substantial family law experience. This includes providing strategic advice to her clients at the start of their relationship to protect their wealth or position, to advising on all matters in the event of a relationship breakdown. She has acted for many clients who are divorcing or separating, enabling them to reach a positive outcome. Her clients include business owners, professionals, directors and public sector workers, often with complex pension arrangements and where there is inherited wealth or third party interests.

Sally has acted in many complex cases concerning children, including where there are allegations of abuse and parental alienation. She specialises in disputes arising out of surrogacy arrangements and donor conceived children. Sally acted in the notable reported cases of Re C (A Child: Parental Order and Child Arrangements Order) [2020] EWHC 2141 (Fam) and Re C (A Child: Parental Order and Child Arrangements Order) [2020] EWHC 2474 (Fam).

Being a member of Resolution means that Sally is keen to resolve family disputes in a constructive way. Her strength is in providing clear and realistic advice. She has been recommended by the Legal 500 and clients describe her as 'professional and experienced with a sensible and pragmatic approach.' She is down to earth and part of a blended family, so fully appreciates the obstacles this can create and how to overcome them. Clients are reassured by her calm and supportive manner.

Sally is a trustee for Relate Northamptonshire, so part of the strategic decision making board, ultimately helping them to work with people to live well in today's society.


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