Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
5 Fleet Place
IAFL President September (2014-6). Born in 1960. Joined Charles Russell as trainee in 1985 and made a partner in 1992. Has specialised in family law since qualifying in 1987. Secretary/Treasurer of European Chapter (2003-2006). Secretary IAML 2006 - 2010. President European Chapter IAML May 2010 to April 2012. Member of Resolution Mediation Committee (1990-96); Secretary Resolution London Region Committee (1992-96) and Chairman (1996-2000). Has lectured on various aspects of Family Law for a number of organisations. Co-author (with IAFL fellow Sarah Higgins) "Trusts and Family Breakdown", Butterworth, 2002 Edition.
Languages Spoken: English, Italian, some German and French
Practice Areas: Appeals, Child Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Child Support, Cohabitation, Collaborative Law, Divorce, Emergency Procedures/Injunctions, Enforcement: Child Custody, Enforcement: Child Support, Enforcement: Property Division, Enforcement: Spousal Support, Finance: Capital Provision, Finance: Pensions/Superannuation/Retirement and Employment Benefits, Finance: Property Issues, Finance: Taxation, Finance: Trusts, Modification/Variation: Child Custody, Modification/Variation: Child Support, Modification/Variation: Property Division, Modification/Variation: Spousal Support, Parentage/Paternity, Pre-nuptial/Post-nuptial Agreements, Relocation/Removal from Jurisdiction, Same Sex Partnerships, Spousal Support/Maintenance/Alimony