Associate - Family
Amanda has specialised in family law for 16 years and is the head of our family team. Amanda advises on all areas of family law including divorce and associated financial matters, disputes between unmarried couples, dissolution of civil partnerships and the preparation of pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements. Amanda also deals with issues involving children including disputes regarding residence and contact.
Amanda's team commands a leading reputation in Norwich and south Norfolk. With many cases settling without court involvement, Amanda's clients praise her professionalism and ability to build a rapport with her clients, offering sound advice as well as practical and emotional support where needed:
"My cup flourishes over with extremely positive comments about you. You are extremely sensitive, an amazing listener, very caring yet with a commercial approach in the correct manner in what is a difficult and personal matter needing a gentle touch. At the same time you are such a lovely person which makes life much easier."
Amanda routinely deals with complex financial cases and prides herself on her in depth legal knowledge and her attention to detail.
The Legal 500 2013 reported:
"Amanda Owens is ‘extremely good and absolutely professional’. Her work encompasses complex financial matters for estates up to £2.5m, complex civil partnership and cohabitation cases, and high-level Children Act matters."
The Legal 500 2012 reported:
"Amanda Owens is 'incisive, with a delightful human touch'."