Emma Pearmaine -
Partner - Head of Family Law - Leeds
T: 0844 858 3200
F: 0844 858 3299
Based in: Leeds
Emma has built up a wealth of experience in family law including divorce law, ancillary relief and child matters. Emma joined Simpson Millar LLP as a Partner and Head of the Family Law Team in April 2010. Prior to joining she worked as a Partner at Chadwick Lawrence, managing the family department. She qualified as a solicitor in 1998 and then as a collaborative lawyer in 2007.
Quoted in Chambers and Partners 2014 as follows: Emma Pearmaine is head of family law at Simpson Millar LLP and she handles a mixture of financial proceedings, private children and domestic violence matters. She is described as "approachable, experienced and conscientious" and she impresses clients by "taking the initiative to explore aspects of a seemingly impossible situation."
Emma is a member of Law Society's Family Law and Family Law Advanced, Children Law and Ancillary Relief Panels, as well as Resolution – First for Family Law. Emma qualified as a mediator in December 2011 is also a member of the Family Court's Unions Group, and an Ambassador for CAADV (Corporate Alliance against Domestic Violence).
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Travel, cooking and spending time with my family.