Anita Scorah 

Senior Associate Solicitor

Anita was admitted as a solicitor in November 1997.  She spent several years working with Andrew Newbury and Beth Wilkins at Pannone LLP undertaking all aspects of family law. Following a career break to care for her two children, Anita returned to practise as a specialist family solicitor for two highly regarded firms before returning to the city to join the Hall Brown team.

Anita`s extensive background in family work equips her well for dealing with a broad range of situations encompassing financial and child related matters. Anita has a solid understanding of judicial application of law and legal options.

Anita advises in relation to divorce, civil partnership dissolution, cohabitation disputes, pre and post nuptial agreements, injunctive relief and disputes involving children.

Anita understands that clients’ needs extend beyond pure legal advice and excels in identifying the issues important to each client to ensure clients feel fully supported as well as legally guided throughout the process. Anita is knowledgeable and approachable with sound judgment.

A member of Resolution, Anita adheres to their code of practise, finding common ground where possible. Anita formerly co-ran the pro bono LGBT (Manchester) legal clinic.