Pinney Talfourd LLP
Crown House, 40 North Street, Hornchurch
Solicitor or legal executive
Yanoulla is an Associate Solicitor at Pinney Talfourd LLP who advises on all areas of family law including divorce and the settlement of finance on separation. She qualified as a solicitor on 1 November 2011. Prior to joining Pinney Talfourd, she worked and trained at a London law firm with an excellent reputation in family law and human rights.
Yanoulla undertakes a variety of private children and international children law cases. She has represented parents and other family members at all stages, from initial advice through to the High Court and the Court of Appeal. She has substantial experience of very complex cases. She has represented parents on international relocation cases, abduction and those seeking to prevent the removal of their children. She also regularly represents parents and other family members in disputes about where a child lives, how much time they spend with each parent or other family members as well as decisions regarding a child’s religion, health and schooling.
Yanoulla has extensive experience in cases involving domestic abuse, including sexual abuse, injunction proceedings and forced marriage. Outside of her role as a solicitor, she has volunteered as a Family Law adviser for Gaia, a charity for women, girls and men experiencing violence and abuse, providing face to face legal advice to victims for several years. She has provided legal training to various domestic violence charities and support workers. She also volunteered as a Family Law Advisor and Mentor at the Citizens Advice Bureau . She has also successfully represented those in cases involving parental alienation and fabricated allegations of abuse.
Yanoulla has an extensive background of representing clients in cases which involve complicated needs, mental health issues, learning difficulties and alcohol and drug misuse.
She has represented and advised special guardians, kinship carers and adopters to ensure that they are provided with the appropriate support moving forward and by doing so ultimately improving the chances of the child’s placement being successful.
Yanoulla is interested in cases involving surrogacy, co-parenting, same sex parenting and adoption.
She prides herself on offering all clients, regardless of the complexity or the merits of their cases, the highest standards of client care. She is approachable and sympathetic but always professional and will try to achieve the best outcome possible for clients whilst offering realistic and well thought-through advice.
Pinney Talfourd LLP is one of the largest in Essex and we are ranked as Top Tier for family law by Legal 500 UK.Most of the team, including Yanoulla, are members of Resolution. This includes specialists in domestic abuse, children matters, financial remedies and collaborative law. Pinney Talfourd LLP work across Essex and London including Brentwood, Hornchurch, Leigh-on-Sea, Upminster and Canary Wharf.