Alex Verdan QC

4PB

Peers attest that the bar’s ‘go-to children silk’ is quick to put clients at ease with his ‘down-to-earth and diplomatic’ approach. Alex Verdan’s ‘powerful and eloquent’ advocacy skills have also won him praise from a celebrity client base: he achieved… Read More

Lucy Stone QC

QEB

Lucy Stone is a big-money heavyweight with ‘extraordinary judgement’, a peer promises. The former head of chambers specialises in cross-border battles in jurisdictions such as Hong Kong, the US and the Isle of Man. The silk is optimistic about the… Read More

Lewis Marks QC

QEB

One of the greats of the family bar, Lewis Marks deals predominantly with cases surrounding the valuation and liquidation of assets in divorce proceedings. It’s an area which has been in constant flux since White v White (2000), the landmark… Read More

Michael Glaser

Fourteen

Being a top matrimonial barrister comes down to ‘judgement, humility and not forgetting it’s your client’s case,’ says Michael Glaser, a silk in the making who is modest and friendly despite his formidable reputation. ‘It’s also about understanding that things… Read More

Deborah Eaton QC

1 King’s Bench Walk

‘There’s no better counsel for HNW private children law matters – a brilliant strategist,’ says one colleague of Deborah Eaton’s. ‘When we walk away from cases, the family have to carry on. I look at what I can preserve and… Read More