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Company

Dawson Cornwell

Position

Partner

Index

Legal

Family Lawyers

Advice type

Alternative dispute resolution

Children law

Financial remedies

High-value cases

Cross-border

Client types

Entrepreneurs

Finance professionals

HNW

Non-domiciles

Art people

Geographical focus

United States

Singapore

Israel

Spain

Sector focus

Legal Advisory Services

Artists, Writers and Performers

Profile

Kate Allen

Description

Spear's Review

‘My HNW clients are all very varied,’ Dawson Cornwell’s Kate Allen tells Spear’s, ‘which is what makes it so interesting. We are an international practice and expect to receive instructions with a jurisdictional dimension.’

Allen, who became a partner at Dawson Cornwell in 2004, advises on all areas of domestic and international family law – particularly high-net-worth financial settlements, children disputes and cohabitation.

‘Kate is a superb tactician who will move heaven and earth to achieve the right result for her client,’ enthuses one client, who also describes her ‘formidable intellect and empathy’, combined with ‘incisive analysis of the most complex of cases’.

Adviser Profile

Described by sources as "in a league of her own", the "incredibly bright and hard working" Kate is consistently ranked as a leader in her field in Chambers, Chambers HNW, The Legal 500 and Citywealth.

With 25 years of experience and a partner since 2004, she advises on all areas of domestic and international family law particularly high net worth financial settlements, children disputes and cohabitation. She is a long standing member of Resolution.

Kate is also an experienced collaborative lawyer known for being "committed to avoiding court whenever possible". She is a member of The London Collaborative Group, the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals and London Family Solutions.

Rank: Recommended

Recommended 2021, Family Lawyers

Address

11 Staple Inn,, London, WC1V 7QH, United Kingdom

Email

ka@dawsoncornwell.com

Phone

+44 (0)20 7242 2556

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