Bishop & Sewell

Linda is a Partner in the Family & Divorce team

Linda Hawkes deals extensively with financial applications within divorce, judicial separation and civil partnership dissolution, often with a foreign element. She also specialises in cohabitee disputes, prenuptial agreements, and Children Act and Inheritance Act applications for private clients, often involving high net worth clients.

Linda was admitted as a solicitor in 1980 and has extensive experience of civil litigation claims, including personal injury, housing, contractual disputes and employment cases. Prior to joining Bishop & Sewell, Linda worked at Fisher Meredith from 1999, where she became a Partner in 2004.



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About Me

Who would play me in a movie of my life: Helen Mirren of course!

Two luxury items I’d take to a desert island: a yacht and an endless supply of Lancaster sun cream.