Professional PracticeSally specialises exclusively in the field of family finance and has been consistently recommended in that area by the major guides to the legal profession. She has maintained her top tier ranking in the Legal 500 (2023 edition) where she is described as a “simply superb” leading junior. Joining 29 Bedford Row in 2011, she has a predominantly London-based practice comprising substantial matrimonial disputes, commonly involving private companies, trusts or complex pension issues. In addition Sally has considerable experience of high value Schedule 1 claims.
Sally is simply superb. She has an absolutely amazing intellect and her advocacy is second to noneLegal 500 - 2023
She is ferociously intelligent, with unfailing forensic knowledge of the papers and the issues in a caseLegal 500 - 2022
"A no-nonsense detail merchant who puts both instructing solicitors and clients at ease with her forensic approach and clear, firm advice." "She's approachable, friendly and someone who ensures clients are well prepared for what lies ahead." "She will read every piece of paper in a case and digest it fully."Chambers and Partners 2022
Razor sharp. Incredibly analytical and strategic. She is always meticulously prepared and knows her way around every page of a bundle. She is no nonsense and a very effective and powerful advocate.Legal 500 – 2021
Her preparation is meticulous and she can recall all the facts in a case, making her a formidable opponent … Her ability to absorb complex information quickly is astonishing … Razor-sharp and does not miss a trick.Chambers & Partners – 2021
She has a brain like a steel-trap and is hugely adept at relating to the client – a force to be reckoned with.Legal 500 - 2020
Detail-focused, patient and surgically precise in her advice and advocacy. She’s an excellent negotiator and advocate.Chambers & Partners – 2020
Publications and Lecturing
Co-author, Dictionary of Financial Remedies (Class Publishing).
Revised and updated the financial provision for children section in the ‘Children and Young Persons’ volumes of Halsbury’s Laws of England’ (2012 issue).
Sally lectures regularly on topical issues in the financial remedies field.
Sally read law at King’s College, Cambridge. She is married with four children.