Katharine Shaw has practised family law for over 25 years, originally in London where she was a partner for a number of years before becoming a partner of a well known firm in the South West and then a partner in a national law firm. She joined CH-R Family Solicitors in 2022.
Katharine has acted for a diverse range of clients and specialises in high value and complex cases, including prenuptial agreements, and cases involving trusts, estates and farms. She has advised trustees in relation to the divorce of a beneficiary.
Katharine also has experience in children matters, including specific issues such as internal and international relocations and education, as well as general day to day living arrangements for children after their parents separate.
Katharine’s aim is always to provide an excellent service to her clients and to achieve the best outcome for her clients. She is known to be a firm but fair negotiator, and a solicitor who will go the extra mile if court proceedings are necessary and appropriate. She is often referred work by clients and other professionals including former colleagues.