Profile submitted by Alistair Myles
Alistair practises in all areas of family law, in particular complex financial remedy cases often involving assets in different jurisdictions and complicated trust structures, as well as private law children work. Alistair has been involved in many of the firm’s reported cases in recent years including US v SR, uncovering undisclosed offshore assets.
Alistair has extensive experience in all areas of private Children Act proceedings including leave to remove cases. In June 2015 he acted for the Mother in RC v AB who successfully obtained permission to return to Angola with her son following wardship proceedings.
Prior to being made partner, Alistair assisted in the reported cases of R v F (Schedule 1: Costs) regarding costs in Schedule 1 proceedings in 2011 and Re Child X (Rights of Media Attendance) in 2009, the leading case on the right of the media to report on private children law cases. He has appeared on BBC2’s Working Lunch to comment on developments in case law and volunteers as a student supervisor at the BPP pro bono Family Law Advice Clinic.
Trained Levison Meltzer Pigott, qualified 2008; assistant Levison Meltzer Pigott 2008, partner Levison Meltzer Pigott 2015.