The latest edition of Tatler Address Book lists three partners from our Divorce and Family team and two from our Tax Litigation and Resolution team.

Stephen FosterEmma Hatley, Debbie Chism are again listed in the 2024 Address Book as leading family law specialists. David Pickstone is joined by James Le Gallais in the tax and dispute resolution sections.

Volume II of the physical edition of Tatler Address Book is the “definitive directory” to advisors for high net worth individuals. The guide says: “Advisory is Tatler’s trusted network of influential private client experts, all at the pinnacle of their profession. From family lawyers to property advisors, our hub of elite practitioners have the gilt-edged expertise necessary to advise UHNW and HNW individuals.”


Divorce and Family Team

Head of Department Stephen Foster is acknowledged for his work for “figures from the City and entrepreneurs… many of his cases have an international dimension including Europe, the US and the Middle East.” His listing references his individual reputation as a “go-to for complex financial proceedings”, and Stewarts as a “top-tier firm”.

Debbie Chism’s “stellar reputation in family law is built on more than 20 years of experience and some ground-breaking court victories”. Tatler says clients “heap praise on her approach”, noting that Debbie “can fight hard when required… but she has also undertaken some of the highest-value collaborative work in the country”.

Tatler highlights Emma Hatley’s “winning mix of sensitivity, good judgment and meticulous preparation.” As well as her work on associated financial issues surrounding family breakdown, she “has a leading practice in cases concerning the cross-border relocation of children.”


Tax Litigation and Resolution Team

Head of Department David Pickstone is listed by Tatler for his work both for HNW individuals and corporates. David has “achieved recognition in the legal directories for knowing his subject inside and out”, with specialist experience “before the tax tribunals, UK and European courts.”

James Le Gallais is included in Tatler Address Book for the first time in 2024. The guide highlights his “particular expertise in individual tax planning, investment advice and pensions”. James has deep experience in alternative dispute resolution but also a “commercial and strategic” approach when litigation is required.



You can find further information regarding our expertise, experience and team on our Divorce and Family and Tax Litigation and Resolution pages.

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