Lauren specialises in family matters including separation, divorce, matrimonial finances, nuptial agreements cohabitee disputes and arrangements for children.
Lauren is an active member of Resolution and is committed to a constructive and conciliatory approach to family law issues. She appreciates that clients are often experiencing a time of personal stress and transition and aims to guide them through their particular circumstances with sensitivity. She is committed to the Collaborative process and believes that this approach leaves families with a more positive outcomes than the traditional adversarial route which can encourage conflict.
I was really pleased to discover that there was an alternative to the traditional essentially adversarial process around divorce. For me the collaborative approach resonated strongly with my personal values of trying wherever possible to achieve a win – win; or at the least reducing the harm to either party.
"I also felt supported throughout by knowing that my lawyer was both looking after my interests, and honouring the process.
"It wasn’t easy, but in the end, I felt that both I and my ex-partner were able to close the chapter knowing that we had done the “right” thing by each other.