Family

Finance and Property

Our expert family finance practitioners have a long-standing reputation as highly successful advisors and advocates in financial disputes. A number of members of the team are recognised as leaders in their field by successive editions of legal directories. Several are also published authors of legal practitioners’ texts and regularly deliver continuing professional development training on current topics. The team is led by Anthony Hajimitsis who solely practices in financial remedy cases and is described as “first choice counsel in cases involving financial remedies” (Chambers & Partners).

Members are recognised nationally for their expertise in ToLATA and Cohabitation cases. The team have conducted and are familiar with financial remedy and arbitration hearings. A number of our barristers are also trained as collaborative mediators.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Financial remedies (matrimonial and non-matrimonial)

  • Financial provision for children

  • Financial provision after overseas divorce

  • Private FDR's and DRA's

  • Prenuptial, postnuptial and separation agreements

  • Cohabitation Rights

  • ToLATA

  • Divorce and dissolution

  • Forced marriage

  • Inheritance and family provision

  • Injunctions

  • Recognition and enforcement of foreign and English orders

For more information on any member of the team please contact our clerks:

Rebecca Hartley (Senior Clerk) 0113 245 5438 

email: rhartley@zenithchambers.co.uk

Laura Myers (Junior Clerk) 0113 245 5438 

email: lmyers@zenithchambers.co.uk

Bethany Appleyard (Family Billing Clerk) 0113 245 5438

email: bappleyard@zenithchambers.co.uk

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Testimonials

"I have no hesitation in recommending Zenith Chambers. I have personal experience of their work and they are my Chambers of choice, not only due to the excellent clerking but also for the wide range of highly capable counsel available."

Legal 500 (2015)

"The clerks are professional, approachable, friendly and so very helpful."

Chambers & Partners (2020)