Bishop & Sewell Established 40 years

Bishop & Sewell is pleased to learn that the firm has been recognised for its expertise in this year’s Legal 500 2020 rankings an independent guide to the legal sector, in the following areas:

Legal 500 2020: London: Private client / Family – Tier 5

Bishop & Sewell LLP under the leadership of Louise Barretto at Bishop & Sewell LLP the team provides a full range of private family law work. It advises on a broad spread of matters from pre- and post-nuptial agreements through to cohabitation agreements and financial claims on behalf of children. Other areas include advising on private law children disputes including residence and contact as well as relocation disputes and issues over education. The team is also well-equipped to handle ‘forming families’ work such as surrogacy, fertility and adoption.

Practice head(s): Charles Green

Other key lawyers: Mariam Khaliq; Karma Hickman


Legal 500 2020: London: Human Resources / Immigration – Tier 2

Bishop & Sewell LLP predominantly focuses on human rights and family cases, and the team also regularly advises on PBS applications for high-net-worth individuals and organisations. It regularly handles public law challenges, appeals and complex nationality cases. It offers specialist experience in cases involving international adoption and surrogacy cases, and the team is also instructed by local authorities to advise on the immigration status of children in care.

Practice head(s): Louise Barretto


Legal 500 2020 rankings

The Legal 500 ranks law firms and lawyers across legal specialisms and geographic regions, identifying the most highly respected legal professionals in their areas of expertise. The guide is published every Autumn  and is compiled using feedback from clients and peer firms.

Across all our teams, we continue to see our solicitors consistently delivering an excellent and valuable service.

Please call 020 7631 4141 to speak to one of our team today and find out how we can help you.

Category: News | Date: 27th Sep 2019

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