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Joanna Farrands


Joanna Farrands

I deal with divorce and separation including resolving financial matters, domestic and international. I also deal with complex and protracted private children law matters together with child abduction and removal from the jurisdiction. I can advise on and prepare cohabitation agreements, separation agreements and pre-nuptial agreements. I also assist in resolving family disputes when there are capacity issues either of husband or wife or of a child.

After completing a law degree at Bristol University with a year in Japan I joined Barlow Robbins LLP in 2005 I was made an Associate in November 2010 and Partner in June 2014. in 2017 I received my Family Law Advanced Child Abduction and Private Children Law Accreditation.

I am committed to approaching matters positively and constructively and am on the Surrey Resolution committee.

I am a keen runner and an enthusiastic scuba diver, even off the UK coast.

Joanna Farrands is well equipped to deal with challenging divorce, financial remedy and children issues. Sources say: "She's brilliant, persistent and really client-focused. She's fantastic to work with."
Chambers 2017