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4PB - sponsor of Cornwell Award for Outstanding Contribution to Family Law

4PB has a long history as a friendly team of specialist barristers providing excellent expert yet common sense and practical advice and advocacy in all areas of family law. We believe that Chambers uniquely provides a broadly based service at the highest level across the whole range of family services, from abduction to wardship and including care proceedings, medical treatment cases, financial remedy cases and relocation. This range of service and reputation of Chambers is unrivalled and marks out Chambers as exceptional amongst its competitors.

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Spire Barristers – sponsor of Family Law Firm of the Year – North

Ordinary People. Extraordinary Barristers. Outstanding Team.
We offer a dynamic and forward-thinking approach, which is both specialist and personal to the needs of all our clients. What sets us apart is our strong culture and clear values, together with our renowned desire to consistently exceed the expectations of our clients. We have one of the most formidable and dynamic family law teams in the North of England which enables Chambers to offer Professional Clients a focused and dedicated service, centred on excellence. We now have one of the largest specialist family law teams in the North, including 5 Queen’s Counsel.

9 Gough Chambers - sponsor of Family Law Firm of the Year - South

9 Gough Chambers boasts a team of specialist family law barristers. We have a strong reputation as approachable and conscientious practitioners who deliver excellent results. The team offer advice and advocacy in all areas of family practice. Respected amongst their peers, members of chambers are regularly instructed in High Court and Appellate cases. Solicitors find a particular advantage in instructing Chambers due to the broad range of expertise under one roof. Family cases frequently require knowledge and experience of other areas of law and 9 Gough Chambers is well placed to offer expertise from its own civil and criminal practitioners, many of whom are also recognised by the directories as leaders at the Bar. In addition to its continual work in acting for parents and children in public law proceedings, chambers also has a solid following among matrimonial solicitors as well as representing parents in dispute over arrangements for their children. 9 Gough Chambers also has a well-respected Court of Protection team, whose work is naturally complementary to the Family team’s practice.

1GC Family Law – sponsor of Family Law Young Solicitor of the Year

1GC Family Law is a leading barristers chambers with a first-class reputation across the full spectrum of family law with both national and international expertise in finance and children cases including Child Law (public and private), Financial Remedies, Modern Families, Child Abduction and Court of Protection.

We at 1GC Family Law are renowned for our forward-thinking culture and ethos as well as our client focused values as demonstrated by our team of barristers and staff. We are recognised for our strong commitment to achieving the best possible results for our clients and have a well-established reputation for acting in the most sensitive cases that we can host in our spacious modern building in Lincoln’s Inn Fields.

Pump Court Chambers – sponsor of Family Law Partner of the Year

Pump Court Chambers is consistently recognised as a ‘leading set’ and a ‘top ranked’ Family Law team in the legal directories and is one of the largest at the Bar. Our unstuffy approach, expert practical advice and first class advocacy has helped us establish a leading reputation domestically and overseas. Our clerking team provides a friendly and efficient service with client care at the forefront of everything they do. Pump Court Chambers are located in London, Hampshire and Wilshire and our strength in depth allows us to provide representation at all levels of seniority in the areas of, Family Finance, Public and Private Law Children, International Children’s Disputes, Child Abduction and the Court of Protection. Our ADR offering also boasts great strength in depth, particularly within our arbitration and Private FDR teams where many of our members hold judicial tickets and vast experience.

Smith & Williamson – sponsor of Family Law Firm of the Year – London

We are a financial and professional services firm with offices across the UK, Ireland and Jersey. Our business uniquely combines a UK top ten accountancy practice with a range of other financial services.
Forensic Services We provide the full range of forensic services on a variety of dispute resolution cases. Our team includes experienced expert witnesses, who have given evidence before a variety of courts and tribunals. We work closely with the parties and their legal advisers guiding them through the numbers - explaining their impact in a commercial context. Our advice and experience will ensure that the case is positioned for the best possible outcome.
Specialist services
• Valuation services in divorce proceedings and private client disputes
• Quantum and valuation services in commercial disputes
• Fraud and financial crime
• Forensic technology and e-Disclosure
• Quantifying losses in PI and Clinical Negligence claims
• Auditor negligence and disputes over financial reporting
• Monitoring trustee services

3PB – sponsor of Family Law Dispute Resolution Team of the Year

3PB is highly respected for family law, advising and representing clients throughout the UK and overseas. We are known for our friendly professional approach and are recognised as experts in financial provision, child arrangements orders, property disputes, childcare / adoption, judicial review, professional negligence, regulatory matters, incapacity / Court of Protection welfare issues, international children’s issues and human rights.
Chambers and Partners 2021: "The knowledge and experience of the barristers with the support of their clerking team is extraordinary." "The clerks are excellent and trustworthy in their recommendations." "The clerking at 3PB is excellent. The clerks are efficient and proactive. They work well as a team and give second-to-none customer service."
Legal 500 2021: “The set has 'great depth of knowledge and a greater ability to cover matters around the country'”.

Goldsmith Chambers - sponsor of Family Law Wellbeing Award

Goldsmith Chambers’ team of specialist family practitioners are committed to providing a first-class service to professional and lay clients within the family justice system. Members of our family team provide advice and representation across the full spectrum of Private Law Children, Public Law Children, Financial Remedy, Abduction and Court of Protection. Our barristers pride themselves in their friendly, forward-thinking and progressive approach and in our commitment to client care. Our practitioners are supported by our highly experienced, accessible clerking team.

Rhea Family Finance

Founded in 2018, Rhea Family Finance are a privately owned and funded market-leading family litigation loan provider. We specialise in providing loans for legal fees, associated costs and a wide range of disbursements for individuals going through the family litigation process. Rhea lead the way in providing competitive, pragmatic and flexible funding. On average, we offer the lowest cost loans of any of the leading matrimonial litigation funders. At Rhea, we offer loans for: • Legal fees funding • Children Act Proceedings • Enforcement Proceedings • Maintenance loans • Legal firm funding Our law firm partners attest to the speed and simplicity of our unique service which provides family lawyers and their clients seamless access to track and manage every aspect of their finance application. We are passionate about assisting our borrowers to achieve a fair outcome and strive to give the opportunity to seek first-class legal representation. Call us on 020 7062 4043 for further information.

Ampla Finance - sponsor of Family Law Innovation of the Year

Responsible divorce financing. We are an expert lender with over 50 years’ experience and have developed a loan specifically designed to help fund legal costs relating to divorce proceedings. Our bespoke financing is approved quickly and matched to your client’s personal situation. We promise quality, transparency and speed to make a difficult time that bit easier, and ensure your client can afford your expert legal services. Fast, flexible, but above all, fair.

Coram Chambers

Coram Chambers is one of the country’s most prestigious family law sets, and winner of the London ‘Family Law Case of the Year’ at the 2020 Family Law Awards. Coram is led by Mark Twomey QC and Alison Easton and it is proud to be one of the most diverse chambers in the country, with 68% of its members being female. Coram leads the development of family law. They have vast experience of all aspects of family law and represent parties at every level of tribunal. In particular, Coram specialises in contentious child-focussed disputes (involving all aspects of private and public law), international disputes and abduction, financial remedy and property actions (including schedule 1 and TOLATA) as well as more niche areas such as alternative family work, genetics, human rights and cases involving aspects of parental alienation. To both its lay and professional clients, Coram Chambers offers unparalleled depth and breadth of experience and we it is known amongst the judiciary and its peers for superb, well-judged and robust witness handling and submissions.

OurFamilyWizard – Sponsor of Family Law Associate Solicitor of the Year

The OurFamilyWizard website and mobile apps offer divorced or separated parents a collection of tools to easily schedule parental responsibility and share important family information, manage expenses and create an accurate, clear record of co-parenting communication. Tools on OurFamilyWizard include shared parenting time calendars, expense and payment registers, private and shared journals, family information and file storage, secure messaging and more. Working in tandem with clients on OurFamilyWizard, family law and mental health practitioners can assist families to move beyond conflict and co-parent with confidence. OurFamilyWizard has been ordered a number of times in the UK in recent years. Since its creation in 2001, use of its tools has been routinely ordered throughout America and has been ordered in six Canadian provinces as well as Australia, and New Zealand. OurFamilyWizard offers complimentary accounts for families in financial hardship and we offer discounts for any active or retired members of the Armed Forces.

3 Bolt Court Chambers – Sponsor of Family Law Chambers of the Year - London

3 Bolt Court ‘3BC’ is a modern, dynamic and a diverse set of Barristers Chambers in its sixth year of providing legal advisory services and advocacy in the field of Immigration, Civil, Commercial, Bankruptcy, Housing, Professional Negligence, Shipping/ Marine Law, Intellectual Property, Arbitration, Mediation, Employment, Family and Criminal Law.

The chambers started its presence in Stratford, East London and is now operating from its main office in Fleet Street, the hub of the legal industry in the United Kingdom.

The Chambers has over 30 barristers at its realms comprising of main and door tenants who individually specialise in a niche area or a number of different areas of law.

Barristers at 3 Bolt Court Chambers are committed to ensuring:
1- Clients access to Justice
2- Maintenance of Ethical and Professional Standards
3- Efficient and Effective Delivery of Legal Services i.e. Advice & Advocacy

The Chambers takes a large number of its instructions from solicitors across England and Wales and also has Barristers that take on Court Cases from Members of the Public Directly via the Direct Public Access Scheme.

The Chambers is run by Eustace Forjour, its Senior Clerk and Director as well as led by Farah Ramzan and Jacqueline Victor- Mazeli as Joint Head of Chambers.

3 Bolt Court Chambers also have a large number of positive testimonials evident from the large number of 5 star reviews on search platforms such as Google, Yell, Bark and other trusted sites.

They can be contacted via Email on clerks@3boltcourt.com or by Phone on 07783904770 / 020 3745 3150

Cansford Laboratories – Sponsor of Family Law QC of the Year

Cansford laboratories lightens the load for family lawyers, with the fastest, most efficient, and responsive drug, alcohol, steroid, and DNA testing services in the UK

Our team pioneered hair testing more than 25 years ago at Tricho Tech – Today our methods are used by laboratories across the globe. From our laboratory in Cardiff, we offer a UK-wide testing service for individuals and organisations in family law - focused on delivering exceptional care, quality, and upholding our record as the UK’s fastest drug and alcohol-testing laboratory.
At every step of your case, you’ll be supported by a dedicated point of contact, who will help you choose the right test for your circumstances, answer your questions, and provide instant access to our scientific team, from Monday to Friday.
We also provide a flexible collections service UK-wide – with our team of 50 collectors trained to make sample collections as quick, convenient, and comfortable as possible. We know how important testing is – which is why we do everything in our power to make the process clear, simple, and stress-free.

Clerksroom – sponsor of Family Law Clerking Team of the Year

Clerksroom is a unique national chamber of barristers and mediators providing advocacy, advice and mediation at all Courts and Tribunals in England and Wales. Formed in 2001, our Family Law group includes members specialising in either money or children cases or both, including expertise in family money claims, children, adoption, domestic violence and child protection. Providing 24/7 availability, Clerksroom has 175 barristers, 500+ independent mediators, 25 clerks and conducts over 1500 final hearings each month. Underpinned by award-winning technology and client care, Clerksroom focuses on combining innovation and the application of modern processes to blend the traditional chambers model and help shape the way legal services are accessed and delivered.

AlphaBiolabs – sponsor of Family Law Community Interaction Award

AlphaBiolabs is the UK’s leading and award-winning provider of DNA, drug and alcohol testing services for family law cases.

We are delighted to sponsor this year’s Family Law Community Interaction Award as we recognise the significant contribution that law firms, chambers, councils and charitable organisations make to improving life for those within their local communities.
We also recognise that, throughout the pandemic, many charities have faced major challenges. Reduced funding combined with a greater demand for their services has left many of them struggling to support those in need.
We therefore donate £5 for every legal instruction we receive through our own Giving Back campaign. In just the last 6 months, we have proudly donated almost £19,000 to the following charities:
• TGP Cymru
• Scottish Families Affected by Alcohol & Drugs (SFAD)
• National Association for Children of Alcoholics (Nacoa)
• National Youth Advocacy Service (NYAS)
For more information about our services:
• Visit: https://www.alphabiolabs.co.uk/legal-testing-services/
• Call: 0333 600 1300
• Email:testing@alphabiolabs.com

Harcourt Family Law – sponsor of Family Law Young Barrister of the Year

Harcourt Chambers is one of the leading specialist family law sets in the country recognised for its expertise in both children law and family finance.

Based in the Temple and Oxford, it is home to eight family silks and 61 juniors, many of whom are leading practitioners in their fields.
Harcourt Chambers has established itself as one of the very top ‘across the range’ family law sets and has grown significantly. Its members are regularly found in high profile and leading cases. Harcourt Chambers is particularly known it’s for high quality advocacy, advice and client care and for its modern and approachable style.

Conscious – sponsor of Family Law Chartered Legal Executive of the Year

At Conscious Solutions we do a couple of things really well. Firstly we build some pretty incredible websites and possibly more importantly we help law firms get the most out of those websites. That might be by developing an SEO strategy or putting a PPC campaign in play. Writing content, developing a PR strategy, training and developing your team on digital marketing or just keeping you entertained. But tonight we are celebrating the success of all of you who have excelled in family law in what has been an incredibly challenging year.