MICHAEL GOURIET

WITHERS

Category
Family Lawyers
Company Size
International

Most family lawyers really ought to be able to resolve things through negotiation,’ says Michael Gouriet. He is speaking in relation to a major settlement in a £1 billion Middle Eastern case, one notable piece of work in a banner year. He conducts work on behalf of international families, with an increasing number of cases involving third-party intervention from trustees and companies. Gouriet is active on a great deal of high-end prenup work: in the past year, he handled a matter involving assets held across England, Switzerland, Germany and Brazil. Another area of expertise is cohabitation: he is the longest serving member of Resolution and is a firm advocate of reform.

Michael Gouriet