Annabel qualified as a solicitor in 1986 and was a Partner at the firm from 1991-2018. She deals with all aspects of Dispute Resolution including Family and Employment Law. She is a trained Family Mediator and Collaborative Practitioner and as an associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.

Annabel acts mainly for individuals but also for companies and other organisations both in the UK and abroad.

Before joining the firm Annabel read Law at Manchester University and studied the Legal Practice Course at Guildford Law College.

She completed her training with the firm (then Monro Pennefather & Co) and qualified in 1986 when she started her Dispute Resolution career.

Annabel has been an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators since 2004 and a Member of Resolution since 2008 with whom she trained to be a mediator and collaborative practitioner.

In her spare time, Annabel enjoys spending time with her family, kayaking on the Thames, the sea around the English coastline and further afield when time allows.

Recent Work

  • Won a hard fought boundary dispute for long standing clients after 5 days in Court with indemnity costs (October 2017).


One of the best Litigation Solicitors I have ever come across!

A. S.

Your prompt support and pertinent advice gave me confidence during these critical negotiations.

B. B.

Another great job Annabel. Thank you!

Thanks again Annabel! You were such a big help. It was a pleasure working with you.