Irwin Mitchell Launches South Coast Family Team At New Southampton Office

Experienced Associate Joins Irwin Mitchell Family Team

10.06.2014

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Leading law firm Irwin Mitchell is launching a South coast family law team with the appointment of experienced associate solicitor Jane Longworth to its new Southampton office.

With this latest appointment, the top 20 law firm, which opened its new Southampton base in April, is extending its offering in the South of England to include its nationally well-regarded family law team complementing its existing offices.

Jane Longworth is an experienced family lawyer and advises on divorce, cohabitation, disputes involving children, pre-nuptial agreements and international family issues. She is a collaboratively trained lawyer and has also been an accredited specialist with independent family law organisation Resolution for more than 10 years and sits on the Hampshire committee. She joins Irwin Mitchell from Blake Lapthorn and has worked on the South Coast for 20 years.

Guy Darlaston, Regional Managing Partner at Irwin Mitchell in Southampton, said:

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We are delighted that Jane has agreed to join us at Irwin Mitchell as she is a very experienced family lawyer and is well known in Southampton and the surrounding region.

“We are committed to offering a wide range of legal services to our clients from our Southampton office and recognise that family law issues need to handled sensitively by expert lawyers. That is why we have recruited someone of Jane’s calibre to become part of our South Coast team.”
Guy Darlaston, Partner

Jane Longworth commented:

Irwin Mitchell’s new Southampton office now has resident specialists in family and divorce law, asbestos-related disease, armed forces claims, serious injury, clinical negligence and Court of Protection work. The firm also intends to expand its service offering in future and is looking to bring in other talented lawyers in the near future.

Read more about Irwin Mitchell's expertise in Divorce and Family Law.