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Company

Shoosmiths

Position

Partner

Index

Family Lawyers

Lawyers Beyond London

Legal Directory & Hommes d'Affaires

Location

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Advice type

Family businesses

Children

Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements

Cohabitation

Divorces

Children law

High-value cases

Financial remedies

Client types

Entrepreneurs

Business owners

HNW

Private clients

UHNW

Executives

Sports people

Celebrities

Expats

Geographical focus

United Kingdom

Sector focus

Legal Advisory Services

Sports & Leisure

Artists, Writers and Performers

Profile

Caroline Watson

Description

Spear's Review

Caroline Watson is at the helm of Shoosmith’s growing family department, which frequently covers some of the most complex finance cases in divorce involving issues ranging from overseas assets to family businesses and third-party interests.

The solicitor is versed in all the key areas of family law, covering divorce, separation, cohabitation, nuptial agreements and children matters as part of her practice. She has a particular specialism in the nuances of international relationships and relocation, and often collaborates with lawyers around the world on a cross-border basis.

Her clients have included HNW business owners, directors, senior managers and sport/media personalities. ‘Without a doubt she impressed me,’ says one satisfied client. ‘She has meticulous case preparation, and gives realistic and robust advice at appropriate times.’

Adviser Profile

Caroline is head of Shoosmiths' national family law practice. Her cases often involve advising on complex family finances with issues such as overseas assets, family businesses and third-party interests. She works with lawyers in other jurisdictions where there is an overseas divorce or relocation of a child.

Caroline guides and supports her clients through settlement negotiations whilst also being a robust and confident advocate in the event of court proceedings.

She understands that every family is unique. Caroline gets to know her clients and agrees a course of action to best meets their needs. Her advice is clear, practical and strategic while also appreciating the sensitive and emotional issues that can arise.

Rank: Top Recommended

Top Recommended 2020, Family Lawyers Beyond London

Address

United Kingdom

Email

caroline.watson@shoosmiths.co.uk

Phone

+44 37 0086 8314

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