Legal 500 UK 2022 – Fantastic Rankings for FLiP


Family Law in Partnership ‘remains the leading light for a mindful and progressive approach to family law disputes’ according to recently published Legal 500 UK 2022. We are thrilled to be ranked tier 1 yet again for both family law and family mediation.

Across our family law practice, a total of sixteen of our family lawyers are recommended for their family law expertise. Our rankings extend across all categories from Hall of Fame (2), Leading Individuals (5), Rising Stars (4), Next Generation Partners (3) and Key Lawyers (2) – see below. We are particularly pleased to see the talent among our exceptional team of family law associates recognised in this year’s rankings.

Leading Family Law Individuals:

Bradley Williams

David Allison

Gillian Bishop

Pamela Collis

Daniel Coombes

Hall of Fame:

Elizabeth Hicks

James Pirrie

Rising Stars:

Selena Arbe-Barnes

Grace Lawrence

Nicole Phillips

Kara Swift

Next Generation Partners:

Elizabeth Fletcher

Helen Greenfield

Mariko Wilson

Across our family mediation practice, six of our family mediators are recommended for their family mediation expertise, with a total of five named as Leading Individuals and with Elizabeth Fletcher listed as a Key Family Mediator.

Leading Family Mediators:

David Allison

Gillian Bishop

James Pirrie

Dominic Raeside

Ruth Smallacombe

The quotes about Family Law in Partnership in Legal 500 UK 2022 include:

Flip offers one of the best family law services in London. The partners know the law inside out. They are widely respected by their peers and the judges. They offer a truly comprehensive service from hard core litigation, mediation and arbitration which provides a holistic service – seeing their clients through what can be a traumatic process looking after their emotional wellbeing as well as their pockets‘.

The FLIP team has exceptional expertise in all areas and gives great support to clients. The lawyers are always ahead of the field in terms of new and better methods”.

‘FLiP is the market leader in alternative dispute resolution, particularly mediation and collaboration. The lawyers have a very holistic view to resolving the issues of separating parties (particularly those with children) and everyone I have worked with rolls up their sleeves and does all possible to settle the cases’.

Thank you to everyone who provided feedback throughout the Legal 500 research process. The full rankings can be found here.

To find out how our talented team of family lawyers and mediators can help you, contact us at E: or call us at T: 020 7420 5000