Adam Wilson

Year of call:

1994

Education:

1990 - Kings College, London University, LLB Law with German Law

Career:

1994 - Pupillage at No 6, Leeds

1995 - Tenant at No 6, Leeds

2015 - No 6 becomes Park Square Barristers

Memberships:

Memberships - Family Law Bar Association (since 1995) North Eastern Circuit (since 1995)

Languages:

German (fluent)

French (fluent)

Ranked in The Legal 500 (2020) for Family and Children Law.

“He provides firm and frank advice backed up by his meticulous preparation.” – The Legal 500 (2020)

“He has an extremely thorough approach to cases.” – The Legal 500 (2019)

“He has good client empathy and provides impartial advice.” – The Legal 500 (2017)

“Experienced in high-value family finance cases and Children Act proceedings.” – The Legal 500 (2016)

Adam Wilson has very extensive experience in applications for financial orders within divorce proceedings, both at first instance and appellate level.

  • Financial remedy applications on divorce (especially those involving the disposals of assets, assets held by  limited companies, and disputes involving third parties)
  • Civil  claims, based on constructive trusts and/or  proprietary estoppel, under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 (TOLATA)
  • Civil claims  under the  Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975, especially claims by surviving spouses.

‘His practice straddles both high-end finance cases and private law children matters.’ – The Legal 500 (2015)

“Adam is repeatedly recommended by Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500.”

Contact Adam’s clerks

Claudine Cooper on 0113 202 8604

Paul Foster on 0113 213 5209

Arnela Siranovic on 0113 213 5212

Ranked in The Legal 500 (2020) for Family and Children Law.

“He provides firm and frank advice backed up by his meticulous preparation.” – The Legal 500 (2020)

Adam Wilson’s children practice is now limited to private law proceedings, although he has extensive experience dealing with public law cases involving children.

Adam has particular interest and experience in the following types of case:

  • Cross-jurisdictional issues (including both relocation & child abduction)
  • Serious allegations against one or more adult party

“He has an extremely thorough approach to cases.” – The Legal 500 (2019)

“He has good client empathy and provides impartial advice.” – The Legal 500 (2017)

“Experienced in high-value family finance cases and Children Act proceedings.” – The Legal 500 (2016)

“Adam is repeatedly recommended by Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500.”

Contact Adam’s clerks

Claudine Cooper on 0113 202 8604

Paul Foster on 0113 213 5209

Arnela Siranovic on 0113 213 5212

Adam Wilson has particular interest and experience in chancery cases involving:

  • Civil  claims, based on constructive trusts and/or  proprietary estoppel, under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 (TLATA)
  • Civil claims  under the  Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependents) Act 1975, especially claims by surviving spouses.

“Adam is repeatedly recommended by Chambers & Partners and The Legal 500.”

Contact Adam’s clerks

Senior Clerk – Andy Reeves on 0113 213 5252

Talia Webster on 0113 202 8609

Joshua Duree on 0113 213 5246

Mike Alexander on  0113 2135254

Rajan Abdullah on 0113 213 5207

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