Our People - London 

Every member of Hall Brown Family Law has been handpicked from a top family law team with the aim of offering clients fantastic service, a no-nonsense approach and the best possible outcome. Each of our lawyers is a member of Resolution, an organisation committed to non-confrontational solutions to divorce, separation and other family law issues.

  Sam Hall  

Senior Partner

Sam is a founding partner of Hall Brown, an independently ranked leading expert and is listed as one of the top 10 family lawyers in the country.

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  James Brown  

Managing Partner

James is a founding partner of Hall Brown and is one of only a handful of family lawyers to represent a client in the Supreme Court.

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  Izzy Walsh  

Partner/Head of London

Izzy is the head of Hall Brown’s London office, a member of the British Russian Law Association, British Ukrainian Law Association and the International Bar Association.

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  Catherine Bell  


Catherine advises on all aspects of family law, specialising in the financial complexities of divorce and acting for high net worth individuals

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  Alice Rogers  

Senior Associate Solicitor

Alice specialises in complex high value financial settlements, international and variation cases and private children law proceedings

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  Emma Dewhurst  

Associate Solicitor

Emma forms part of the children team in Manchester and London is committed to adopting an amicable and non-confrontational approach for her clients.

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  Rachael Brownlee  

Associate Solicitor

Rachael advises and represents clients on all aspects of divorce and dissolution, financial settlements, child arrangement matters and cohabitation disputes.

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  Rebekah King  


Rebekah qualified as a solicitor in August 2020 having secured an upper second class with honours in her LLB excelling in the Family Law module.

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  Mollie Van Geest  


Mollie is committed to resolving family disputes in a constructive and cost-effective manner outside of the court setting where appropriate and possible

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  Savannah Davies  


Savannah achieved a first class in her undergraduate at the University of Manchester in Theology, Philosophy and Ethics before joining Hall Brown in October 2021

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  Jessie Watkins  

Legal Secretary/Office Manager (London)

Jessie joined Hall Brown in February 2019 and has over five year’s family law experience and is highly efficient to help clients to the best of her ability

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  Paige-Louise Waller  

Junior Legal Secretary and Office Administrator

Paige is a highly motivated individual who works hard to ensure the support she provides enables her colleagues to carry out their roles to the highest standard.

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