Isobel is a solicitor and Resolution – trained family mediator. She is experienced in all areas of family law, including divorce, financial disputes arising upon relationship breakdown and advising on protection of wealth pre-marriage, including pre-nuptial agreements.
Isobel advises and assists in relation to issues about children, from the practical arrangements, such as the time a child spends with each parent, to maintenance and schooling and any matters concerning a child which require agreement between parents.
Isobel can also help in situations where there is a need for permission to take a child to live abroad.
- Acting for the father of a very young child on the application by the child’s mother for permission to take the child to live permanently in Canada. Permission was refused due to the negative impact on the child’s time with the father
- Acting for the mother of three children in financial proceedings where the father had withheld important financial information. An order for third party disclosure was obtained and this resulted in a substantial financial award, including payment of school fees and housing provision
- Acting for the wife in financial proceedings involving two very young children and obtaining, in addition to a significant capital award for the wife, a substantial term periodical payments order