Lucy acts in the most complex financial matters for individuals from all walks of life. She cares very much about her clients, who come to her often at one of the most stressful times of their life. Lucy believes passionately that her role as matrimonial counsel is to apply all her skills – legal and personal – to resolve an already distressing situation with the least additional pain, always mindful of the collateral damage that divorce invariably brings in its wake. Sometimes litigation is inevitable; and in those cases, Lucy’s clients know that no page will go unread, no legal argument unexplored, to present their case to its maximum advantage.
Highly numerate, with a meticulous eye for detail, Lucy is known for her exceptional preparation and realistic advice, and her easy manner towards both her professional and lay clients. In Court, she combines a mastery of her papers with powerful and persuasive advocacy. She believes that the most effective outcome is achieved by combining forcefulness with courtesy.
As well as financial remedy cases, Lucy regularly advises on and drafts nuptial agreements, and deals with claims under Schedule 1 and Part III, and with jurisdictional disputes. She has dealt with numerous matters involving Jewish law, and the Beth Din.