What can Rose-Marie do for you?
Rose-Marie is a specialist in family and children law. She is an expert on issues including child arrangements orders, relocation applications, co-parenting arrangements, parentage arising out of donor arrangements, UK and international surrogacy.
Her work also includes advising clients on financial issues arising from divorce or separation as well as wealth protection through cohabitation and pre and post-nuptial agreements.
Supporting your ambitions
Rose-Marie’s highlights include acting for the father in the Court of Appeal case Re M-A successfully defending the mother’s appeal against an order for the child to relocate to live with the father abroad, acting pro-bono for the surrogate mother in Re F v M v SM and the mother in Re C (Declaration of Parentage).
Rose-Marie is a trained collaborative lawyer and is experienced in helping her clients to resolve matters outside of court wherever possible. This allows her clients to reach a solution that works for their individual family and which maintains their privacy over sensitive issues.
What do others say?
Rose-Marie is recognised by Legal 500 as a rising star and by Chambers and Partners as an Associate to watch. Her clients describe her as “efficiency personified”, “a rising star in every respect” and she is known for her expertise in surrogacy and fertility law as “among the most experienced and knowledgeable lawyers who specialise in this area”.
What else should you know?
Rose-Marie is Treasurer of YRes Manchester, a group of family practitioners committed to resolving matters using a constructive and amicable approach wherever possible.
Help and support for separated families
Government endorsement that our family services at Mills & Reeve support collaboration between parents, help couples work together to resolve disputes (where it is appropriate and safe to do so) and encourage parents to focus on the interests of their children