Jackie Mensah

Jackie Mensah

Job Title

Associate Solicitor

Direct Number

01903 229914

Email Address

Fax

01903 229173

Department/s

Family

Jackie Mensah

Overview

I have over 20 years’ experience as a dispute resolution lawyer, with a specialism in high-calibre family work. I pride myself on looking after our clients sensitively, whilst approaching matters robustly, thus ensuring that my advice and representation provides an effective and compelling voice. As a Collaboratively trained and accredited family lawyer, I offer the opportunity to resolve matters without going to Court. My work is outcome-focussed, but mindful always of the client’s personal journey to that all important end result.

Qualifications

Law and Social Anthropology, combined Honours Degree 2.1, LSE, London University, 1992

Qualified as a Solicitor, College of law, London ,  1998

Accredited as a Specialist Family Lawyer, Resolution, 2007

Qualified as a Collaborative Lawyer, 2011

Recent Cases

Financial matters: Divorce proceedings. Sizeable asset base, including family businesses; inherited wealth; significant pension funds and spousal maintenance claims. Consent Order achieved without contested proceedings. Client’s assets preserved and protected. A fair outcome secured for the family.

Children’s matters: Children’s Arrangements proceedings. Counter-allegations of control and coercion.

Re-instating blocked contact between parent and baby with special needs. Establishing contact with grandparents.

 

Areas of Expertise

Divorce and dissolution proceedings
 
Financial disputes
 
Separation matters
 
Agreements, including pre-marital and living together
 
Children’s proceedings
 
Collaborative Law as to resolving any family matter

Memberships

Resolution, First for Family

Worthing Law  Society-Honourary Secretary, 2019- current  (former President, 2018-2019)

LSE Alumni

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Client Testimonials