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Emily Cannell

Emily Cannell

Associate Solicitor

Emily graduated with a First Class Honours in Law from the University of Northumbria upon completion of the four year exempting degree. She started her career at a prominent commercial law firm in her hometown and joined Mincoffs alongside Lyn Rutherford in September 2012.

Emily represents clients across the country and deals with all aspects of Family Law including pre and post nuptial agreements, relationship breakdown including divorce, disputes between cohabitees and financial remedies. She also deals with private law children matters.

She manages a complex case load and her expertise lies in cases involving high net worth individuals, which are multi-faceted and will often involve complex business structures.

Emily is considered to be ahead of her peers in terms of the level of client worth that she attracts.  She has a large network of professionals to call upon to provide a full service of expert advice and client care to all clients.  More recently she has taken on a greater role within the matrimonial department and has a greater responsibility for the day to day running of the department.

She has been recognised as a Rising Star in the Legal 500 2020 and was shortlisted in the Young Lawyer of the Year category in the Northern Law Awards 2016.

For confidential advice at a time and place to suit you, contact:

T: 0191 212

Emily has experience in a range of complex cases from divorce and financial issues to private law children matters.
Legal 500 2020
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