Jolene Hutchison

Jolene is a Partner and Head of the Family and Divorce team.

She is ranked as a leader in her field in both Chambers UK and the Legal 500 for both 2017 and 2018. Jolene has also been ranked in Spears 500, a leading high-net worth publication.

Jolene’s expertise covers a wide range of family law matters with particular expertise in complex financial cases arising on divorce for high-net worth clients. Recent cases include a divorce with assets, including trust assets and companies, worth approximately £10 million. Another case where the assets are worth approximately £3 million involving complex questions of law concerning the acquisition of assets post separation but prior to divorce. Jolene’s cases often involve an international element and this case featured a property portfolio within Europe and the US.

Jolene also represents clients seeking to protect their income and assets on divorce, through the drafting of Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements. Recent agreements have involved the protection of inherited wealth in the region of €12 million and an agreement where the parties had joint annual income of £650,000 and assets of £5 million.

During her career, Jolene has dealt with complex children cases, to include applications for leave to remove children from the jurisdiction and implacably hostile contact disputes.

Jolene is a committed member of Resolution, an organisation of over 5,000 lawyers and family justice professionals.

“provides sound, realistic advice at the earliest juncture… and whose tenacity and experience is always evident in her handling of financial remedy and private children law cases

Legal 500 UK”

Career History:

  • 2012: Head of Private Family Department, Blaser Mills
  • 2010: Partner, Blaser Mills
  • 2005: Qualified, Blaser Mills
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