Shoosmiths opens family law practice in London
Shoosmiths has hired two partners from Howard Kennedy in London and will launch a family law practice on their combined expertise.
Juliette Peters and Jay Patel are partners with a combined 45 years of experience handling matrimonial law. Both are specialists in high-net-worth matters. Peters held the role of head of family law at Howard Kennedy. She joined Howard Kennedy from boutique Quastel Midgen, where she held the same role previously.
Patel handles cases related to financial remedy claims, public and private children matters, divorce lawsuits and child abductions with international scope.