Portrait of Nicholas Chapman

Nicholas Chapman

Year of Call 1990

Professional Practice

Primarily practises in the area of Financial Remedy to which he brings an experienced and no nonsense approach.

  • Recommendations

    He is a matrimonial finance specialist on high-net-worth cases
    The Legal 500
    Has developed a strong matrimonial finance practice taking instructions in London and the South of England in high-value, complex ancillary relief proceedings concerning trust assets and inherited wealth. Expertise: "He's a very impressive individual. He's tough, he's helpful to lawyers and he's a lot of fun to work with. He has a good sense of humour and he's very attentive to clients' needs."
    Chambers & Partners 2015
    ‘His core practice is in financial remedy.'
    Legal 500 2015
  • Notable Cases

    • T v F
      [2016] EWFC 26
    • Matharu v Matharu
      [1994] 2 FLR 597
    • Currey v Currey
      [2005] 1 FLR 952
    • V v V (divorce; jurisdiction)
      [2011] 2 FLR 778
    • Yates v Yates
      [2013] 2 FLR 1070
  • Publications and Lecturing

    • Frequent lecturer.

  • Personal Information

    Former Royal Naval Officer. Lives in London and Dorset. Interests include cricket and national hunt racing.


  • Deputy District Judge on Western Circuit,


  • FLBA