Mogers Drewett expands family team with senior hire



Family law specialist Simon Walker joins the firm as an associate

Mogers Drewett is delighted to welcome Simon Walker to the Family team. Simon has nearly 14 years’ experience in all aspects of family law, having qualified in 2004. Before joining Mogers Drewett he worked at BPE Solicitors in Cheltenham and Crallan Family and Divorce Solicitors in Bath and spent 11 years at Stone King LLP.

He has substantial experience dealing with private law children matters, resolving a variety of complex cases including those with international elements and medical issues.  He is also well established in handling High Court and Court of Appeal hearings and is a trained family mediator and a collaborative lawyer.

In addition to supporting the firm’s growing UK-wide family practice, Simon will be extending the reach of the team in the Sherborne area, splitting his time between the office there and the Bath office.

Commenting on Simon’s appointment, Victoria Strode, head of family practice and associate at Mogers Drewett said: “Attracting such a talented lawyer really strengthens the breadth and depth of expertise that our family team provides. His experience of mediation and collaborative law make him a great fit, and makes us even better placed to help save our clients time, stress and money.”

Simon said “I’m proud to be joining such a strong and experienced team.  It’s clear that they share my passion for resolving family disputes in a cost-effective, non-confrontational way and want to deliver the very best outcome for clients. I’m looking forward to contributing further to the growth of the firm’s family practice with my skills and knowledge.”

For more information on Mogers Drewett’s family practice click here

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