Charlotte Clewes Joins From Shakespeare Martineau 

Leading national law firm Irwin Mitchell’s top-ranked Birmingham Family Law team has welcomed a new associate.

Charlotte Clewes, who joins as an associate from Shakespeare Martineau, is an experienced family law and divorce solicitor. She specialises in high-net-worth and complex financial matters on divorce, pre and post-nuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements among others. Charlotte is also skilled with matters involving children disputes.

Charlotte joins a top-ranked family law team; headed by partner Clare Wiseman, the outfit has grown considerably in recent times to include partner Zahra Pabani, senior associate Fiona Farrell and associate Marie Kilgallen to become one of the largest family law teams in Birmingham.

The Birmingham team has been involved with major cases including Hart v Hart, where partner Sarah Balfour was successful in the Court of Appeal securing her client her divorce settlement, and Brack v Brack where Clare appeared in the Court of Appeal.

Ros Bever, national head of Family Law at Irwin Mitchell said: “I’m delighted to have Charlotte join our Birmingham team, which continues to be one of the top practices in the region and has a truly national presence.

“Charlotte’s experience and expertise clearly demonstrates how talented she is, so we’re looking forward to seeing her skills at work for our clients, who are at the heart of our focus both in Birmingham and across all of our team.

 “Our Birmingham team’s work easily rivals that of any London outfit, so Charlotte is joining a highly experienced and respected team that I know she will be a great part of.”