Just as no two families are the same, William exercises a tailored approach to each and every family matters’ client and their unique situation.
He brings over 30 years of experience in handling high-conflict family issues, including undertaking child mediation. William is an experienced Collaborative lawyer and Mediator and in most of his family cases, William is able to use his mediation skills to negotiate agreements out of court, adopting a sensible and pragmatic approach from the start.
His extensive experience at one of the leading family law firms in the West End has given him an unrivalled reputation in the industry as being one of the ‘go to’ advisors. As a result he is sought out to advise on a vast range of cases, with his clients having total trust in him.
William specialises on advising in the financial aspects of divorce and separation – including complex ancillary relief cases involving other countries, and worldwide asset recovery. He has been involved in a number of very high-profile cases for individuals in the public eye, and is not fazed by the scale or complexity of any case put before him.
His practice also includes advising on preparation, and advice on post-nuptial and pre-nuptial agreements. Matters involving child-related issues are also in his expertise and he has a broad practice in this area from contact disputes to international abductions.
Accredited to undertake MIAMs and a member of Resolution and the Family Mediators Association, his breadth of knowledge takes him to lecture domestically and internationally. The quantity and quality of referrals William receives is reflective of the professional and personal skills he brings to Laurus.
Arrangements for Children in Separated Households
In light of the uncertainty and confusion caused by the current Covid-19 pandemic, the issue of arrangements for children in separated households is one which needs urgent clarity.