Notable Financial Remedy cases
Representing a husband in financial remedy proceedings in a long marriage case with assets in excess of £7 million. Unmatched contributions were successfully argued, and the husband’s wealth accumulated prior to marriage was “ring fenced” and retained by the husband together with his share of the assets acquired post marriage.
Representing a husband in financial remedy proceedings where the husband owned one third of a successful international business valued at over £30 million by the Court appointed expert. Successfully applied to the Court for a further expert valuation, which valued the business at just under £20 million. Successfully negotiated settlement based on the lower valuation.
Successfully representing the father of the Wife as intervener in financial remedy proceedings where he was owed close to £80,000 by the parties, which the Wife accepted but the Husband denied. Costs order made in father’s favour.
Representing a wife in financial remedy proceedings where her ex-husband had defaulted on a lump sum payment of £605,000; successfully enforcing and obtaining payment as a result of issuing a Judgement Summons.
Representing a wife in financial remedy proceedings where Husband had pleaded guilty to 17 offences of sexual assault on his own children and grandchildren when they were minors and is serving a lengthy prison term.
Representing a professional lady in acrimonious financial remedy proceedings, where the parties had substantial income, a portfolio of investment properties and significant pensions, and in which both parties’ parents had been involved in the proceedings, successfully settling the case shortly before final hearing, which avoided what would have been an expensive and emotionally stressful 8-day hearing in the Central Family Court.