Associate Family Solicitor & Mediator
Chantal who is based at our Christchurch office is one of our most experienced Family Solicitors and specialises in Mediation.
Chantal graduated from Nottingham University with a degree in Law with European Law and started her career as a solicitor in a well-known corporate firm in London. Since relocating to Dorset in March 2005 she has exclusively practised family law and has been working at Harold G Walker since August 2009.
Chantal has substantial experience of all aspects of family law including divorce, financial proceedings and children related issues both within married and unmarried families. She is a fully qualified and practising mediator and a collaborative lawyer and is a committed member of Resolution with a position on the local committee.
Her high standards, attention to detail and her commitment to achieving the best outcome for her clients means Chantal wins their trust and respect very quickly. Chantal appreciates that each client has their own individual circumstances and concerns and ensures that she consistently provides a first class service tailored for those individual needs.
Chantal’s experience enables her to help the process progress as smoothly as is possible in the circumstances and to try and reach agreed settlements without the expense of Court proceedings.
She is widely travelled and speaks excellent French and German having lived in both countries for various lengths of time. Out of work, Chantal enjoys dancing, keeping fit and spending time with family and friends.
Chantal’s Client Testimonials:
“I am sooo happy, now I can put everything behind and start enjoying my new life!! Thank you so so much for being with me through this difficult time.”
“I would like to express my thanks to you for your clear & extremely objective advice you gave, you put my mind at rest over a large number of matters.”