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Marriages and ‘Non-Marriages’ – Webinar

News 28th April 2020
Jennifer Lee

Marriages and ‘Non-Marriages’ following Akhter v Khan [2020] EWCA Civ 122 – Free Family Law Webinar

Although COVID19 may have impacted our seminar programme this year, we wanted to reassure you that our popular London Family Finance Seminar will be returning next year. We will be co-hosting the event with Jolene Hutchison, now partner at IBB Law. Further details of this event will be announced early next year.

In the meantime, we are delighted to announce that Jennifer Lee of Pump Court Chambers has recorded a webinar on the important topic of Marriages and ‘Non-Marriages’ following the Court of Appeal decision in Akhter v Khan, with guest speaker Jolene Hutchison of IBB Law. This engaging webinar will be live streamed for free on Wednesday 29th April 2020, at 10am.




Jolene Hutchison; Partner IBB Solicitors

Jolene has more than 15 years’ experience as a family solicitor and is ranked as a leader in her field in Chambers and a recommended lawyer in the Legal 500 for the current year. Jolene is also one of the few regional lawyers to have been ranked in Spears 500 a leading high-net worth publication. Jolene’s expertise covers a wide range of family law matters with particular emphasis on complex financial cases arising on divorce for high-net worth clients.


Jennifer Lee; Pump Court Chambers

Jennifer Lee is a specialist family law practitioner, with a thriving practice in the area of family finance. She has successfully represented high net worth clients in cases involving family businesses, inherited wealth, substantial pensions, nuptial agreements, and trusts. Many of her cases involve foreign assets and cross-jurisdictional issues, such as the validity or otherwise of an overseas marriage or divorce, or competing claims in multiple jurisdictions (including cases pertaining to Asia and Africa). Jennifer has appeared in a number of high-profile reported cases, most notably in Veluppillai v Veluppillai & Ors [2015] EWHC 3095 (Fam). She continues to be ranked as a “Leading Junior (Tier 1)- Family and Children Law” in The Legal 500, and as a specialist in “family/matrimonial law” in Chambers & Partners (UK Bar). For further information on Jennifer’s practice please contact Sean Gentleman or James Collier.



To register for this webinar, which is being kindly hosted by Simon Legal Conferences and Online Learning please click here.

If you have any other queries please don’t hesitate to contact Sean Collum on 07880 840164 or via email s.collum@pumpcourtchambers.com

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