Legal 500 2017/2018
Headed by the ‘pragmatic’ James Maguire, Maguire family Law is a niche firm that handles a wide range of high-value and complex international work, including child abduction/relocation cases, matters where there are substantial offshore assets, and on the enforcement of foreign orders. The skilled team frequently advises professional sports people as well as high and ultra-high-net-worth individuals. The team is acting for the mother under Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989 in relation to the financial provision for her children. The assets and trusts involved in the case exceed £25m..
Legal 500 2016/2017
Maguire Family Law stands out for international child law matters and for financial ancillary relief. The “extraordinarily clever” James Maguire is recommended.
Legal 500 2015/2016
‘Niche firm Maguire Family Law is ‘thoroughly well prepared and easy to work with’. James Maguire ‘is a real details man, and has a calm presence that works very well with clients’’.
Legal 500 2013/14‘’James himself is described as “skilled, articulate and dedicated”.