Alison Kitchman

Partner and Collaborative Family Lawyer
01302 640 411
Passionate, positive and proactive, Alison Kitchman (previously Straw) Partner, heads the Family Team as well as being a specialist Collaborative Family Lawyer. With enthusiasm for her work, a sensitive approach and a solutions-based focus, she is able to help you resolve your troubles and assist you to effect necessary change without having to go to Court, whilst also possessing the necessary advocacy skills to deal with complex financial issues (businesses, pensions, property portfolios) and children disputes (removal from jurisdiction) which may have to be settled in the Court arena. One Judge has commented that when Alison appears before the Court you can be assured of a “correct, sensible and well-argued approach”.

Rosemary Finn

Senior Family Solicitor
01302 640 391
Approachable, straight-talking and resourceful with over 25 years experience as a Family Solicitor, Rosemary has the capacity and skill to resolve your family difficulties simply and effectively without having to go to Court. At the same time Rosemary possesses the necessary tenacity, knowledge and experience to deal with complex financial matters and children cases which cannot be resolved outside the Court arena.

Tarik Elhadidi

Family Solicitor
01302 640 382
Tarik joined our family team in May 2016, bringing 4 years' experience working in family and social welfare matters. He deals with all issues arising from relationship breakdown including divorce, children and finance. Tarik enjoys interacting with clients, resolving their personal matters and negotiating favourable settlements.

Stacey Blackett

Family Team Assistant
01302 640 409
Calm, efficient and helpful, Stacey assists the Family Team managing enquiries and producing accurate documents in a timely manner. With years of experience, masses of empathy and a good understanding of Clients' needs and worries, Stacey listens well and will be able to assist you should one of our Family Lawyers not be available. Stacey lives with her husband, Stuart, their son and their cat Bart. Outside of work Stacey enjoys reading and family time.

Lynn Barlow

Family Team Assistant
01302 244 871
'Years of experience in law firms and cafcass enable Lynn to consistently deliver in a timely manner comprehensive administration support to the family team. Behind Lynn's cool and calm composure is a "party animal" with extraordinary creative talent, adding new dimensions to the team's presentations, products and procedures. Outside of work, Lynn enjoys life to the full in the company of her partner Nigel and 2 very cute Yorkshire Terriers, Jackson and Rocky'.