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Chris Brown

Head of the Family Department


Chris Brown is the Head of the Family Department and an Associate Solicitor. After studying Law at both London South Bank and De Montfort University in Leicester, he qualified in 2009 and joined Hegarty Solicitors in 2012.

Chris is an expert in assisting clients in relation to the division of assets and resources when their relationship breaks down. He has represented a wide range of clients over the last ten years from those who have modest assets, to those whose assets are worth millions. He also prides himself on his ability to tailor a service to meet the specific needs, and financial resources, of each of his clients.

Chris has been accredited by Resolution (formerly the Solicitors Family Law Association) as being a Specialist Family Lawyer with particular specialisms in Complex Financial Remedies 1 (lower assets/income) and Complex Financial Remedies 2 (high and exceptional assets/income).

He regularly represents parents in Child Arrangements Order proceedings.

As a member of Resolution, Chris is part of a national group of family lawyers committed to the non-confrontational resolution of family disputes, always considering the best interests of children and the needs of the whole family.

Chris is assisted by Sumara Farquhar.

Chris Brown was absolutely brilliant in court. He is a lovely man who did his job perfectly and with style.

Mr H. Family Client

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