Jeetesh Patel

Jeetesh Patel
  • Family
  • Senior Associate


  • Expertise in complex international surrogacy and adoption.
  • Over 20 years' experience handling complex family matters.
  • Expert in the financial aspects of divorce and separation.
  • Trained as a Collaborative lawyer.
  • Experience representing a range of individuals and family structures.

Jeetesh has over 20 years’ experience in family law, and is able to give clear, expert advice in all areas. Jeetesh has built a strong reputation running family departments and advising clients at well-known firms, as well as having his work recognised in the Legal 500.

Jeetesh has considerable experience representing a range of clients, including individuals, non-married couples and same sex couples. He has been involved in many cases involving high net-worth and international clients, requiring acute technical skills. As a result, Jeetesh has a wide network of clients and contacts, and has given expert comment in the national press. Equally, Jeetesh is committed to being a trusted advisor, providing his clients with emotional support and solutions which give them clarity and certainty for the future.

He is also a specialist in international adoption and surrogacy work, in addition to his in-depth knowledge of international divorce and complex children proceedings. This includes obtaining recognition of inter-country adoptions and assisting couples with foreign surrogacy arrangements to successfully apply for Parental Orders.

Jeetesh takes a personalised approach to each of his clients – as a member of Resolution and a trained collaborative lawyer, Jeetesh is equipped to resolve matters by whichever route is best for you and your family. He will always consider how to resolve your matter as amicably, fairly and cost-effectively as possible.