ZOë BLOOM

KEYSTONE LAW

City
London
Category
Family Lawyers
Company Size
Boutique

Straight talking Zoë Bloom often acts for people locked in difficult conflict. Personality disorders are extremely trying, as opponents may exaggerate, manipulate, coerce and bully to influence a case. ‘They see court as a stage,’ she says. ‘You have to go through four or five hearings with the same judge before you get recognition your client is describing a real problem’. Her caseload comprises some of the most complex issues families face and she is not afraid to drive matters through to a settlement. With Keystone’s full-service offering, the solicitor offers advice across 25 service areas and almost 20 sectors, often with a commercial angle, since her clientele are UHNWs, top business people and public figures, all with one thing in common: ‘They all need guidance through a difficult period.’ She cherishes her role, which is about ‘quickly and incisively taking control of the process and finding the most cost-proportionate conclusion’. She also specialises in prenups. ‘We’re now starting to see the fallouts,’ she says. Since there are no recognised routes to limit negotiations or disclosure process, this is a period for experiments. ‘We are all trying different approaches and receiving different responses from judges, but it is great to be working within this innovative time.’

Zoë Bloom
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