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Katharine Landells

Spear's Review

Withers’ energetic divorce and family partner Katharine Landells specialises in navigating clients through the sensitive and difficult issues in family matters.

A lateral thinker who focuses on finding solutions as the heart of her approach, she’s also been involved in a number of high-value prenups, putting this rise down to ‘a continuing disenchantment with the uncertainty that our discretionary system provides’, alongside the ‘failure’ to address the need for reform of the law in relation to cohabitants.

Landells, who also co-hosts the firm’s podcast Modern Relationships with Mariella Frostrup, understands the nuances that arise in family issues today – which is part of the reason why she is regularly instructed on cases involving highly contested children matters.

Adviser Profile

Katharine is dynamic and creative, with an abundance of energy which she commits to making positive progress for her clients. She takes pride in her ability to drive a broad strategy whilst honing in on the crucial detail. Clients find her approach to be open and supportive, combining intelligence with empathy and humanity.

Katharine has been involved in some of the leading cases in Family Law, representing clients all the way to the Supreme Court. She will fight her client’s corner hard but is also a talented negotiator, working to diffuse conflict, and resolve issues in her clients’ best interests.

Katharine’s clients are typically founders, business owners, decision makers and their partners.

Rank: Top Recommended

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