Emma van Bunnens
Emma is a family law solicitor specialising in divorce, finances and cases involving children. After completing her training contract at Allen Ticehurst Solicitors in 2004, Emma remained with the firm when it merged with Mayo Wynne Baxter.
With the sensitivity needed to handle difficult situations, Emma resolves disputes over contact arrangements and living arrangements for children and deals with all issues involving children. Emma is a member of resolution and resolves disputes within divorce and ancillary relief (financial) proceedings in a fair and efficient way, again handling such matters in a sensitive manner.
Unlike most family lawyers, Emma does much of her own advocacy in court, so clients are represented by an expert who fully understands their situation instead of relying on a separate barrister.
A Law graduate of Sussex University, Emma completed her Legal Practice Course at Guildford Law School in 2002.
Outside work Emma spends most of her time with her young family and loves horse-riding when she gets the chance.
Emma is very keen to offer clients fixed fees in respect of much of her work.
Emma was always kind and considerate and nothing was too much trouble. Emma kept us fully infomed of all developments.
"Whilst the divorce case was very straightforward, Emma always made me feel at ease during a difficult time. She clarified and kept me informed each step of the way and everything was concluded swiftly and efficiently."
Donna - October 2021