James Tillyard KC
Year of Call: 1978
Year of Silk: 2002Read full bio
Linenhall Chambers expert team of divorce and financial remedy barristers holds deep expertise across the whole range of matrimonial law and associated financial remedies.
Our family barristers at Linenhall Chambers help clients, both through instructing solicitors and on a direct access basis, following the breakdown of a relationship.
Our caring and approachable barristers provide expert guidance and support in relation to divorce proceedings, cohabitation or the dissolution of a civil partnership as well as in relation to separation agreements.
Linenhall’s barristers guide and support clients through the changing landscape of divorce law following the introduction of no-fault, or ‘no blame’, divorce in April 2022 as well as continuing to provide advice and representation under the old laws where appropriate.
Linenhall Chambers family barristers can also prepare pre- and post-nuptial agreements before marriage as well as advising on drafts or revisions which need to be made following marriage. They can also advise on financial and property trusts.
Our team use their working knowledge and expertise to advise clients divorcing under both the old and new laws, utilising their deep experience to guide clients on the best way to proceed in order achieve the desired outcome. Our barristers will ensure you take the right approach from the outset, ensuring you achieve finality and certainty as quickly and efficiently as possible.
Understanding not just the changing legal landscape but the changing economic landscape and indeed the emotional needs of clients is critical in achieving the right results and our barristers take a well-rounded and holistic approach to providing the best possible guidance and support to clients through what can be one of the most stressful and emotional times in their lives.
Linenhall Chambers and its members are regulated by the Bar Standards Board.