Fletcher Day is excited to announce that Anita Shepherd has joined the firm as a Partner in our family department in Manchester as part of Fletcher Days expansion plans in the North West.
Anita advises clients in all areas of relationship breakdown including financial settlements on divorce, private children disputes, child maintenance and disputes between cohabiting couples. She is adept at handling high net worth cases involving complex assets, business, and pension structures. Anita is renowned for working tirelessly to help clients deal with divorce and relationship breakdown in a respectful and dignified manner and is an experienced court advocate who has an excellent track record for achieving workable, sustainable and practical solutions for separated families in the court arena. Anita is also a trained collaborative lawyer and is able to offer this service as an alternative process to her clients as well as being a strong supporter of Family Mediation which she promotes by making meaningful referrals and providing lawyer supported mediation. She is also an active member of Resolution and an advanced accredited specialist in Advanced Financial Provision and Domestic Abuse.
We are delighted to welcome Anita to the firm.