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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. Her expertise lies in cases involving high net worth individuals, where she also covers tax and corporate law and she is praised for her personable and pragmatic approach and ‘getting to the point’.

She has been recognised in the Legal 500 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

Particularly good at managing clients' expectations in a difficult field.
Chambers Guide to the UK Legal Profession 2016.
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