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Company

Stewarts

Position

Partner

Index

Legal

Family Lawyers

Location

London, United Kingdom

Advice type

Big-money cases

Children law

Contentious

Cross-border litigation

Financial remedies

High-profile cases

High-value cases

International cases

Legal - Dispute resolution

Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements

Client types

Business owners

Entrepreneurs

Finance professionals

High-profile clients

International UHNWs

UHNW

Geographical focus

France

United Kingdom

Hong Kong

Singapore

United States

Sector focus

Legal Advisory Services

Artists, Writers and Performers

Profile

Lucy Stewart-Gould

Description

Spear's Review

A popular lawyer among HNW businesspeople (and their spouses), Lucy Stewart-Gould regularly acts for well-known figures in entertainment and sporting arenas.

She says the potential, or actual, media interest in clients’ personal lives during her cases ‘adds a layer of complexity to an already stressful situation. Ultimately, these clients need someone savvy, discreet and effective – which is what we do at Stewarts.’

All of Stewart-Gould’s cases involve connections with at least one other jurisdiction and, for the majority, multiple jurisdictions. Highlights include one judgment in which she and her team successfully defended a client against claims of a sham trust, and another in which she acted for a ‘very high-profile’ individual in a private children matter across numerous countries.

Adviser Profile

Lucy Stewart-Gould is a Partner in the team at Stewarts, having risen through the ranks since joining the firm in 2014. Lucy's practice focuses on complex financial disputes, with the majority of her cases engaging multiple jurisdictions.

Lucy has a particular specialism in matrimonial finance law in relation to Trusts.

Having practised in Hong Kong, Lucy retains good connections to that jurisdiction as well as having particular experience of Anglo-French cases.

The clients with whom Lucy works have complex lives and they require effective and strategic advice. Her aim is to cut through the complexity and to focus, not on every issue, but on the fights that matter to achieve the best possible outcomes for clients.

Rank: Recommended

Recommended 2021, Family Lawyers

Email

lstewart-gould@stewartslaw.com

Phone

0207 822 8121

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