Position: Associate Lecturer in Family Law
College: College of Business, Law and Social Sciences
Department: Derby Law School
Subject area: Law:
I am a senior associate solicitor working in private practice at Knights Professional Services based in Derby. I specialise in Family Law dealing with all aspects of relationship breakdown. I am also an associate lecturer for Derby Law School, teaching the Family Law and Practice module.
I am a member of Resolution and practice in accordance with their code of conduct which involves a commitment to the constructive resolution of family law disputes.
I am a member of the Law Society of England and Wales.
- BA (Hons) Law and Criminology, 2:1
- The Legal Practice Course, Distinction
- The Professional Skills Course
I have worked in private practice since 1998. I specialise in family work and undertake cases in all aspects of this area. I have a particular expertise in dealing with financial settlements for both married and unmarried couples who are separating as well as resolving any issues regarding arrangements for children. I also regularly prepare pre an post-nuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements for protection of wealth.
I have appeared on BBC and other local radio commenting on topical family law issues. I have also written articles for local press and continue to regularly blog on family law topics (www.familysolicitorblog.co.uk).