Top Ranked by Chambers and Partners 2020

We are once again ranked as the only Band 1 Leading Firm for Children: Cross-Border Disputes and as a Leading Firm for Family/Matrimonial Law.

The directory describes us as "an excellent, first-rate family law firm, characterised by an innovative approach and a cast of top-flight experts in their field. It is consistently at the forefront of family law and involved in cases making new law."

We have 7 Partners and 1 Associate recognised in the directory. For Children: Cross-Border Disputes, Anne-Marie Hutchinson OBE, QC (Hon) is the sole “Star Individual”, Carolina Marin Pedreño is ranked in the top Band 1, Colin Rogerson is ranked as “Up and Coming” and James Netto is the sole “Star Associate”. For Family/Matrimonial, Kate Allen, Russell Bywater and Catherine Thomas are all ranked as Leading Individuals. Zoe Fleetwood is ranked as a “Leading Individual” for Children: Public Law Matters.

The directory recognises that Dawson Cornwell is known for "strong all round offering in public and private children law. Also advises on contentious, high value divorces, with dedicated departments operating for each area. Renowned for housing a collection of leading experts in cross border issues. International expertise is complemented by a strong offering of dual qualified sols. Leads way on cutting edge cross border issues such as surrogacy."  

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