Profile submitted by Pamela Collis
Pamela is a consultant at Family Law in Partnership. She is a very senior and highly regarded family lawyer having specialised in family law for over 35 years. Pamela is known for her pragmatic and constructive style and her strategic vision. Her primary focus is international and domestic family law matters particularly the financial aspects of relationship breakdown, private law children matters (including surrogacy and international relocation) and pre and post nuptial agreements. Pamela regularly deals with jurisdiction issues, cross border tax issues and cases involving complex business valuations.
Pamela’s clients include entrepreneurs, businessmen and women, celebrities, City professionals and their spouses and partners. Many of her clients are non-UK nationals and, as such, much of her work has a significant international dimension. Pamela has a background in litigation and experience of a broad range of areas of the law including trusts, corporate and employment law. Pamela is a qualified collaborative lawyer.
Collaborative Family Law. The Law Society Family Law Panel. Resolution. International Academy of Family Lawyers. Advisory Board of the Marriage Foundation.
A former partner at Kingsley Napley, Pamela set up the firm’s family department before joining CKFT as a partner and head of the family practice. On the merger of CKFT with Howard Kennedy, Pam joined the newly merged firm as a consultant. Pamela joined Family Law in Partnership as a consultant in 2015.
Pamela is the family law contributor to Halsbury’s Law Exchange.