Jennifer Lee

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Pump Court Chambers

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Jennifer Lee is a specialist family law practitioner. She has a thriving practice in the area of family finance, and has successfully represented high net worth clients in cases involving family businesses, inherited wealth, substantial pensions, nuptial agreements, and trusts. Many of her cases also 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) (High Court) and in LFL v LSL (McKenzie Friends & Breach of Court Orders) [2017] EWFC B62 (see below). Over the years, Jennifer has also developed an interest in the Court of Protection, and in complex children law including surrogacy and modern families, having acted for commissioning parents in Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act cases. She leads the Court of Protection Team with Leslie Samuels QC.

Jennifer 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). She appears at all levels of court, and regularly appears in arbitrations, private FDRs and mediations. She is a firm believer in the benefits of ADR, and conducts private FDRs in financial remedy cases.

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Areas of work
Children (divorce and separation) Finances (divorce and separation)

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