Ranked in Chambers UK 2014   Legal 500 2013 - Leading Firm

We pride ourselves on the excellence of our advice and high-quality service. As experienced negotiators, we always aim to broker an agreement at an early stage but, if court proceedings cannot be avoided, our lawyers (one of whom originally qualified as a barrister) are tenacious and will fight for you to reach the resolution you seek. 
Carol Ellinas - Recommended on the Citywealth Leaders List 2013
Winckworth Sherwood's Family Law Solicitors advise on:

  • Separation and divorce and their financial consequences
  • The appropriate jurisdiction for issuing proceedings
  • Cohabitation, and cohabitation agreements
  • Pre nuptial civil partnership and post nuptial civil partnership agreements
  • Issues involving children – including contact and residence disputes, frequently with cross-border implications
  • International enforcement of maintenance and financial orders 

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Read what our clients say about Winckworth Sherwood's Family and Divorce team

Areas of particular expertise include cross-jurisdictional disputes, the tracing of missing assets, analysis of company accounts, enforcement and cases involving family run businesses. 

Family issues often involve commercial and corporate law, property law and trusts (both on and off shore). The firm has a wealth of expertise in these areas.

Our highly experienced family team will provide you with discrete expert advice when either you or a member of your family is experiencing a life-changing event. We strive to provide you with both sensible and imaginative solutions and empathetic support enabling you to achieve your aims. 


Contact Details

Carol Ellinas

Tel. +44 (0)20 7593 5032

Fax. +44 (0)20 7593 5070

Email. cellinas@wslaw.co.uk

Carol Ellinas

Emily Brand

Tel. +44 (0)20 7593 5071

Fax. +44 (0)20 7593 5070

Email. ebrand@wslaw.co.uk

Emily Brand

Jacqueline Major

Tel. +44 (0)20 7593 5065

Fax. +44 (0)20 7593 5070

Email. jmajor@wslaw.co.uk

Jacqueline Major
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Carol Ellinas of Winckworth Sherwood is recognised for her expertise in high net worth divorces. Clients describe her as "highly dedicated, professional and astute."

Chambers, 2012