Emma DewhurstAssociate Solicitor
Emma qualified as a solicitor in July 2017 after completing her training contract at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester before joining Hall Brown Family Law in January 2018.
Emma obtained a 1st class degree in Law at the University of Liverpool, before completing the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in Manchester where she was awarded a Distinction.
Emma advises and represents clients on all aspects of divorce and dissolution, associated financial settlement, child arrangement matters and cohabitation disputes. Emma has experience with handling complex financial settlements involving international businesses and trusts, pensions and foreign property. She also has experience of drafting pre-nuptial agreements for engaged couples and separation agreements for separated couples.
Emma is committed to adopting an amicable and non-confrontational approach for her clients. She prides herself on being approachable whilst always trying to obtain the best possible results.
Emma has written for the legal journal, Resolution review and outside of work enjoys taking part in charity work, volunteering for Shelter UK and raising money for the Alzheimer’s Society and Dementia UK. Emma is also passionate about dance and other performing arts, and enjoys travelling in her spare time.
This year, Emma sits on the JCI Manchester board as a Charity Director, where she organises events and fundraising activities to support Anxiety UK.