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Alison Gaddes


Department: Family

Years’ experience in the above area: Over 15 years

The ‘personable, approachable and supportive‘ associate Alison Gaddes, who handles financial remedy matters as well as complex children act proceedings - The Legal 500 UK 2019

About Alison and her main areas of work:

  • Advising on Nuptial, Pre-nuptial and Separation Agreements
  • Advising cohabitees on Declarations of Trust and Cohabitation Agreements
  • Divorce
  • Complex High Net Worth financial settlements on divorce
  • Cohabitation Disputes following the breakdown of relationships
  • Child arrangements following relationship breakdown
  • Claims for capital and income provision for children
  • Civil partnership disputes
  • Inheritance Act provisions for Dependants
  • International issues resulting from Divorce or Children disputes

Important/Significant cases:

Alison specialises in in complex financial disputes resulting from separation of both married and unmarried couples, including providing advice on child arrangement disputes, Pre-Nuptial Agreements, Cohabitation Agreements, Declarations of Trust and Separation Agreements. Alison also has experience in dealing with international family law issues including, international relocation of Children, and securing financial provision for those having had an overseas divorce.

Alison often acts for clients with complex financial assets, including their own businesses, property portfolios or foreign property. Whether working with clients who have complex financial estates or those with more modest financial positions, Alison is committed to acting in her client’s best interest, providing them with a personalised settlement most suited to their individual needs.

Recent Articles by Alison Gaddes

It’s (apparently) the most wonderful time of the year!
Divorce - "It Ain't Over Till Its Over"
Summer School Holidays - A parent's survival guide
Cohabitee's guide to buying a home
Separated parents guide to Christmas

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