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Family law specialists Prince Family Law are pleased to announce the appointment of Adam Kidd who joins the highly experienced Sheffield team as part of the firm’s planned and ongoing expansion. Adam qualified as a solicitor in 2016 and since that date has specialised exclusively in family law with a particular emphasis on marital finance and international child relocation and abduction cases.
Born in Rotherham, Adam attended Wath Comprehensive School graduating from Birmingham University with an upper second class degree in his LLB and was awarded a distinction in his legal practice course. He has worked on a wide variety of family law cases, including multi-million pound financial cases and international children cases. Adam has already forged a reputation for academic rigour, excellent communication skills and an empathetic approach.
Adam is known for his personable and meticulous approach to his cases and will try to resolve matters without the need to go to court. However, if court proceedings are necessary, Adam provides tenacious representation for his clients to get the best possible outcomes.
Outside of work Adam enjoys running, rugby and ice hockey. Adam is married with a young son and stepson with another child on the way.
Adam said: “Prince Family Law is a firm absolutely committed not only to divorce and related financial work, but also to the welfare of children. The firm’s reputation as family law experts is outstanding and I am delighted to be able to join them as they continue to expand.”
Adam’s individual strengths will enhance Prince Family Laws formidable team. Managing Director David Prince said: “I am delighted to welcome Adam to our team. He is a very talented young lawyer whose skills complement our existing service.”
Prince Family Law was formed by David Prince in 2005 and was the first specialist family law firm in South Yorkshire/North Derbyshire. David has personally chosen a team of experts with a wide range of knowledge in all family law matters. Prince Family Law has grown in size and reputation to become one of the leading specialist family law practices in South Yorkshire and the Midlands.
During the pandemic, Prince Family Law have continued to support their clients remotely and in person if necessary. Prince Family Law offers a bespoke service tailored to each of their client’s individual needs. The firm offers an empathetic approach, fully understanding the difficulties and problems during a relationship breakdown. Each of the directors has been through a divorce themselves.
Proud of their reputation as one of the leading family law firms in the area and with client’s encompassing all walks of life to include high net worth individuals, entrepreneurs, sports men and women, lawyers, accountants and farmers the firm continues to expand. Frequently clients are referred by spouses the firm has acted against.
The Sheffield Team
Managing Director David Prince is one of the region’s best known and experienced family lawyers. David is recognised as a leading expert in his field specialising in high net worth and complex financial cases. David regularly acts in divorces involving multi-million pound assets. David has a formidable reputation of being able to grasp the detail of the most complex cases and find solutions. Divorced himself, David always has his client’s best interests in mind and will seek to resolve disputes creatively to avoid the cost and stress of court proceedings. However, if court proceedings are unavoidable, David has a fearsome reputation as a litigator and is nicknamed by his opponents as the “Prince of Darkness”.
Lisa O’Connor is a director of the firm and a trained collaborative lawyer. She practises in all areas of family law with a particular focus on financial settlements, Schedule 1 Children Act cases and Trust of Land Act claims arising between unmarried couples. Lisa has worked in family law for more than 20 years and has a wealth of experience. Lisa is known for her sympathetic and sensible approach.
Carey New also has over 20 years legal experience. Her calm and pragmatic approach can help client’s reach an amicable and constructive agreement. However, Carey will fight tenaciously if court proceedings are unavoidable.
The Chesterfield Team
Sarah Woodward is a director of the firm and has a wealth of experience having practised family law for more than 25 years. Sarah specialises in financial and children matters and is passionate about achieving the best outcome for her clients. Sarah provides sympathetic and exceptional client care resulting in an abundance of personal referrals.
Solicitor Louise Butcher has a depth of knowledge and specialises in arrangements for children. Louise is known for her personable manner and is skilled at negotiating settlements either voluntarily or through the court process.
Appointments can be made with Prince Family Law at:
Courtwood House, Silver Head Street
Sheffield, S1 2DD
Tel: 0114 321 6308
3 Royal Court, Basil Close
Chesterfield, S41 7SL
Tel: 01246 224867