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Family Breakdown

Many people now have connections abroad and this can lead to a whole range of complex legal issues following the breakdown of a relationship.

Our family team are experienced in dealing with all types of international matters following divorce and separation including jurisdictional issues, disputes relating to children, multi-jurisdictional financial arrangements, the treatment of Trusts on divorce and international adoption, surrogacy and fertility issues.

Not only are our lawyers experienced in handling international matters but we are also a member of MSI, a global alliance of lawyers and accountants, allowing us to arrange expert foreign legal advice quickly and efficiently.

Chambers And Partners UK 2017

Team Ranked In Chambers 2017

The firm always appear to be very proactive, quick to come back to any points and respond.”

 

“I can’t fault the team. They were always willing to help, returned calls and passed messages on without delay.”

The Legal 500 UK

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Lester Aldridge LLP acts in international children disputes and advises on prenuptial agreements, trusts and cohabitation agreements. Mediator Jane Porter ‘stretches and inspires her team to the client’s benefit’.

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