Eileen is a Consultant & Senior Solicitor in the Family & Divorce team
Eileen Pembridge joined Bishop & Sewell in 2017, after founding and heading Fisher Meredith LLP for 42 years, which earned her a well-deserved high profile in legal circles. She is well known for being firm but fair, and an efficient and energetic supporter of her clients. She is a trained practitioner in collaborative law and an enthusiastic networker.
Eileen is a former chair of the Law Society’s Family Law Committee, represented London South on the Council for many years and was granted an Honorary doctorate by the Open University for Services to Family Law.
Eileen has been ranked in Chambers & Partners throughout her career most recently in 2018.
She has taken part in many radio and television programmes on law and women’s issues.
- Relationship breakdown and resolution
- Financial and property issues on divorce and dissolution
- Children disputes including relocation
- Pre- and post-nuptial agreements
Favourite hobbies: I enjoy horseriding, dinghy sailing, reading novels in French, Spanish and Russian.
My first job: I was a translator/interpreter at the International Atomic Agency in Vienna, followed by other UN agencies.