18th May 2017

Expert assistance in divorce and separation: training

Expert assistance in divorce and separation training: A guide for accountants. Director James Pirrie will speak at a seminar entitled “Expert Assistance in Divorce & Separation – A Guide for Accountants” to be held in London on 23rd June 2017.

The seminar will examine how family law practitioners and accountants can work together to unlock the shape and scale of a divorcing couple’s resources, assess their value and guide the court as to how the wealth within companies can be extracted, divided and shared.

Further details of this divorce and separation training – Going to Court – A Guide to Valuation Issues in Divorce & Separation for Accountants can be found here.

James Pirrie is a director at Family Law in Partnership. He specialises in complex financial issues and non-adversarial and cost effective approaches to divorce and separation including mediation, arbitration and collaborative law.

James has undertaken the financial planners’ training (up to FPC and G10) and has written for and delivered lectures to the legal and accountancy professions on a range of financial/matrimonial issues. He writes and lectures on conflict resolution, negotiation, child support, financial provision for children (Schedule 1 cases), enforcement, emergency procedures and financial remedies. James is accredited in finance and cohabitation cases by Resolution and has set the child financial accreditation paper. As a specialist in child maintenance, James appeared before the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee in 2017 to talk about the practical impact of the introduction of the new Child Maintenance Scheme.

For further information, contact James Pirrie at E: jp@flip.co.uk or T: 020 7420 5000.