2021 - News Articles

Top ranked by the Legal 500, 2022

Oct 2021


We are delighted to once again be ranked in the elite Tier 1 for family law.

We are described by the Legal 500 as a firm with “immense foreign expertise and a first-rate children department which is at the forefront of private children law disputes, difficult public law cases, child abduction and other areas such as forced marriages, surrogacy and parentage arrangements. It also has a significant practice that deals with financial provision for children.”

eprivateclient Top Family Law Firms 2021

Sep 2021


Dawson Cornwell have once again the accolade of being named one of the 2021 eprivateclient Top Boutique Family Law Firms based on a comprehensive analysis of the leading law firms providing family law advice in the UK.

Family Law Awards 2021

Sep 2021


Dawson Cornwell have been shortlisted once again for Family Law Case of the Year.

Dawson Cornwell ranked by Chambers High Net Worth 2021

Jul 2021


Chambers High Net Worth has announced that Dawson Cornwell has again been ranked as a Leading Firm for Family/Matrimonial: High Net Worth – UK Law

Shortlisted for Citywealth Powerwomen Award 2022

Jul 2021


Dawson Cornwell have again been shortlisted for Company of the Year – Female Leadership (Boutique).

Recommended Family Lawyers, The Spear's 500 2021

Jul 2021


Dawson Cornwell partners Kate Allen, Russell Bywater and Colin Rogerson have been included as Recommended Lawyers and partner Jessica Reid recognised as a Rising Star in the Spear's 500 2021 Family Law index.

Shortlisted for two Citywealth Future Leaders Awards 2021

Jul 2021


Dawson Cornwell have two solicitors shortlisted for the Citywealth Future Leaders Awards 2021: Lisette Dupre for Family Lawyer of the Year – Partner and Amy Barrow for Family Lawyer of the Year – Associate.

Silver Winner of Citywealth Magic Circle Award 2021

May 2021


Dawson Cornwell won the Silver Award for Family/Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year at the Citywealth Magic Circle Awards on 17 May 2021.

Shortlisted for the Citywealth Magic Circle Award 2021 for Family/Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year

Apr 2021


Dawson Cornwell have been shortlisted for Family/Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year.

Supreme Court Judgment in our case of G v G

Mar 2021


Today the UK Supreme Court handed down judgment in our case of G v G. At the heart of the appeal was the interrelationship between the law relating to the unlawful movement of children and the law relating to asylum and immigration. In particular, the Court considered the impact of an asylum application on the proper progress and determination of an application under the 1980 Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction.