Melanie Wilson, is a Partner based in our Chelmsford office. She has over 30 years’ experience, mainly with substantial Essex firms.
Melanie has a particular specialism in advising business clients, mainly dealing with high net worth matters involving Companies, complex Trust, Pension, Foreign and Tax issues. Melanie also advises high net worth individuals in financial matters arising from divorce proceedings. She also specialises in all aspects of family law including, divorce, separation, financial settlements and matters relating to children as well as pre-nuptial and post nuptial agreements.
Melanie is recommended in both the Legal500 and Chambers directories. The Legal500 describe her as a “tenacious litigator”, who is “tough, shrewd and realistic” being recognised for acting primarily in high-value matrimonial matters and substantial prenuptial agreements.
In Chambers [UK 2017], sources says that Melanie “gives practical, spot-on advice and she’s very sensible,” adding: “She tells it how it is but does it nicely.”
Previous editions note that Melanie “is held in very high regard for her client skills and common sense, commercial awareness.” She possesses “very good technical knowledge, with impressive commercial awareness.”
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