Staff profile

Jane Livingstone


Associate Lecturer in Family Law

Subject

Law

College

College of Business, Law and Social Sciences

Department

Derby Law School

Campus

One Friar Gate Square, Derby Campus

Email

j.livingstone@derby.ac.uk

About

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.

 

Membership of professional bodies

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

Qualifications

Experience in industry

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.   

 

In the media

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).