Your lawyers since 1722

Emily is known for her creative and discreet approach acting in high profile cases often involving extensive wealth or complex issues concerning children including international relocation.

She frequently advises on cases involving family businesses or private equity. She has worked on a number of ground-breaking cases including Radmacher v Granatino (concerning a German prenuptial contract), Prest v Petrodel (piercing the corporate veil) and Young v Young (involving complex financial structures, asset tracing, non-disclosure and enforcement).

She also has particular expertise and interest in advising on disputes concerning children on the autism spectrum.

Whether in court proceedings or negotiating private settlements, Emily delivers results for her clients, always focusing on their specific needs and concerns. She is widely respected for her combination of compassion for her clients’ unique circumstances, and her astute ability for intelligent problem-solving.

Awards & Rankings

Chambers UK, Ranked Individual, 2018 – 2020, 2022

Spear’s Wealth Management Awards, Shortlisted Lawyer of the Year, Family Law, 2021

Legal 500, Leading Individual, 2018 – 2022

Citywealth Top 100 Private Client Lawyers 2021

Chambers HNW, Ranked Individual, 2018 – 2021

The Spear’s 500, Top Recommended Family Lawyers – Listed, 2020 & 2021

Education & Qualification

St John’s College, Cambridge

Qualified as a solicitor in 1996

Chambers UK, Ranked Individual, 2018 – 2020, 2022

Spear’s Wealth Management Awards, Shortlisted Lawyer of the Year, Family Law, 2021

Legal 500, Leading Individual, 2018 – 2022

Citywealth Top 100 Private Client Lawyers 2021

Chambers HNW, Ranked Individual, 2018 – 2021

The Spear’s 500, Top Recommended Family Lawyers – Listed, 2020 & 2021

St John’s College, Cambridge

Qualified as a solicitor in 1996