Siobhan specialises in family law, civil litigation and probate disputes for high-net-worth individuals, their spouses and families. Many of her cases have an international dimension and arise from disputes where there is fraud or deception often within a family or between close business associates or partnerships.
Siobhan’s family law expertise includes divorce and the dissolution of civil partnerships, matrimonial finance claims and disputes between unmarried couples. She brings a commercial approach and forensic eye to disputes involving worldwide assets, trusts and cases of non or incomplete financial disclosure. She has an excellent record of resolving complex parental disagreements involving contact with and care of children, including applications to remove children from the jurisdiction.
Siobhan is a skilled litigator with extensive knowledge of civil fraud recovery, including international freezing orders, and a niche expertise in Spanish property-based fraud. She has had considerable success challenging wills and helping clients to make claims against high value estates.
Her broad experience also enables her to help victims of harassment and stalking, including those who are being targeted across multiple jurisdictions.
Many of Siobhan’s clients have a public profile and favour the privacy of Arbitration and other means of Alternative Dispute Resolution. She will actively pursue those who do not co-operate with the legal process.
Confidentiality and discretion are paramount to Siobhan’s most notable clients, so she does not discuss them. Cases she can refer to include:
Siobhan has practiced family law for many years and has been recognised in Legal 500 for her “excellent client engagement”.
She splits her time between London, Brighton and Spain, where she assists UK expatriates with fraud recovery and family law issues.