Neil is hugely experienced in family law. He has expertise in cases involving large or complex assets and those with an international dimension or proceedings in more than one country.
He is a seasoned litigator with a wealth of experience and excellent technical skills. With an eye for detail, yet able to see the overall picture he is also an advocate of resolving cases amicably, rapidly, and with as much dignity as possible, especially where children are involved. His enviable experience combined with his hard and soft skill sets makes him immensely capable of meeting client’s needs.
In addition to Neil’s wealth of knowledge he is known by clients for his high degree of empathy, compassion and fastidious attention to detail which he brings to each of his cases.
University of Oxford, Guildford College of Law
He was involved in the reported cases of Sorrell -v- Sorrell  EWHC 1717 (Fam), Bentinck -v- Bentinck  EWCA Civ 175 and NG -v- KR (Pre-Nuptial Contract)  EWHC 1532 (Fam), for example, and has similarly been involved in some of the most complex unreported cases.
French and Italian
‘Neil Graham is very experienced with a brilliant bed side manner. He is attentive to detail and the wider picture of the case and approaches each matter pragmatically with clear goals ‘. Legal 500
‘Neil Graham is thorough and leaves no stone unturned. He brings empathy and understanding to his work helping his clients through a very difficult time’. Legal 500
‘Neil Graham is quite simply brilliant. His charm, calm manner and huge intellectual capacity represent everything that might conceivably be required of a matrimonial lawyer’. Legal 500
“A special thank you for your help in what has at times been an extremely difficult and stressful case for me. I truly appreciated your and Neil’s understanding and measured approach (backed by the ability to fight tough when needed), which was always what I was after.”
Neil studied at Christ Church, Oxford and Guildford College of Law, before completing his legal training at Farrer & Co. He brings decades of family law experience to Grayfords, having previously been a Director at Vardags Law, as well as having previously worked for Fiona Shackleton at Payne Hicks Beach in Lincoln’s Inn