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He has been listed as an individual leading lawyer (in property and affairs Court of Protection Work) in both the Legal 500 (“an excellent practitioner” and “highly competent at advising on intricate and complex trusts and Court of Protection matters”) and in the Chambers and Partners directory “it is hard to find anybody else with such enthusiasm” (2016 edition) and “He is great – he cares about the clients, he understands the law, and he has a firm hand when needed, which is critical in this area” (2018 edition).
He was a founding executive committee member of the Court of Protection Practitioners’ Association (COPPA) and has completed a Judicial Work Shadowing Scheme with the (then) Senior Judge Lush in the Court of Protection. He also assisted the OPG in writing their Practice Note SD14 on Family Care Payments.
Outside of the law he is a music lover and is “a decent guitarist, a reasonable drummer and below average keyboard player”. Simon loves most sports but particularly football and cricket. He is a lifelong supporter of Macclesfield Town FC.
centre firm in Manchester. He has a wealth of experience in relation to Family Law, including
divorce, civil partnership dissolution, financial claims arising from the break down of a marriage or
civil partnership, and disputes between parents in relation to children. He has also considerable
experience in relation to advising unmarried and same sex couples.