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Blair Allison / Chambers and Partners

Grant Bird of Blair Allison is renowned for his expertise in complex child related matters such as child care, abductions and adoption. He is described as “a good advocate who always fights for his client’s Corner”

Chambers and Partners, 2016

Specialist matrimonial firm continues to offer highly regarded services on all aspects of family law, from the breakdown of civil partnerships and pre-nuptial agreements to complex children disputes including child care and adoption matters.

The firm has a long-standing, excellent reputation for the provision of committed and experienced childcare solicitors

Mari Meisel is well respected for her work in high net worth financial remedy cases and complex schedule 1 children act matters. “She’s as good a matrimonial lawyer as I’ve encountered-there is nothing she doesn’t know about” said one interviewee. The “first rate” Grant Bird is recognised for his leading work in children matters. Peers say he is “committed to achieving the best outcomes for children”

Chambers and Partners, 2014

This niche practice is applauded for the high level of service it offers in a range of family matters. It undertakes work ranging from ancillary relief to cohabitation issues and child adoption, and also houses to trained mediators.

Mari Meisel comes highly recommended for her ancillary relief practice focusing on the high net worth individuals.

Chambers and Partners, 2012

Specialist matrimonial firm with expertise in complex and high value financial matters including ancillary relief, prenuptial and cohabiting partner separations. Strong public law team, renowned for its handling of adoption and childcare matters.

I was a bit of a mess when I went to them, I came out totally reassured and full of confidence

Grant Bird garners praise for his abilities in the area of public law children work, including sensitive and complex cases. One source describes him as “probably the leading childcare lawyer in Birmingham”

Chambers and Partners, 2015

Blair Allison is a very well respected niche family firm. Based in Birmingham, the group boasts three family law accredited partners, two of whom are qualified mediators will stop the group deals with pre-and post and actual agreements, divorce and civil partnership breakdown, as well as children’s matters. “They work really hard and do excellent children’s work” say sources

Chambers and Partners, 2013

This niche firm offers the full range of family law services. It is currently handling an increasing amount of care work and private children disputes.

Mari Meisel is “an attractive option for the commercial client”. She focuses on high net worth ancillary relief. Grant Bird handles both divorce and private children work. He has particular expertise in adoption matters

Chambers and Partners, 2011.
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