Delighted with the service offered.
Efficient, courteous resolution of a difficult matter.
Wonderful people, excellent service
Phone always answered promptly by Reception staff who always quickly transferred call through to conveyancing team.
Dawson Hart ‘has a recognised expertise in high-value financial cases representing professionals and business people from all sectors’. Practice head Mahie Abey ‘has an excellent grasp of the law, is very client focused and deals with complex situations with skill and a clear grasp of the issues'. Caroline Bourn’s collaborative law practice is highlighted together with her ‘grasp of details combined with a very approachable manner’. In addition to handling the financial issues arising from divorce and the breakdown of civil partnerships, the team also resolves Children Act issues and children residency matters.
‘Caroline Bourn is praised by sources for her “calm, clear and efficient” approach to family and matrimonial matters. She regularly handles complex financial remedy cases for high net worth clients as well as private children work. She is also an experienced collaborative lawyer.’
The young ladies in the reception area were pleasant and cheerful, giving the impression of a well run, efficient workplace.
‘Department head Mahie Abey handles complex, high-value matrimonial finance cases. He is also well versed in handling private children matters. He receives high praise from clients, one of whom notes; “I have 100% faith that he has my best interests at heart and feel confident knowing he is fighting my corner.”
It’s very reassuring to know that I have found a local firm of solicitors who I feel I can trust to use again whenever I have need of legal services. Your staff are all a pleasure to deal with and I have received excellent care and service throughout the proceedings.
Joëlle trained and qualified as a Solicitor in London and has an M.A. in French and German from Oxford University.
She joined us in 1982, becoming a partner in Dawson Hart in 1985. She has extensive experience in Probate, Trust, Wills, Tax Planning, Court of Protection work and conveyancing and deals with equity release. She acts as Attorney or Deputy for many clients, assisting the elderly and vulnerable with their finances and general affairs.
Her voluntary work in the community has included involvement as a tutor and organiser in adult basic education and many years as a school governor for a local school.
She enjoys photography, country walks, gardening, narrow boating, scuba diving and adventurous travel and is a member of the Lotus 7 Club.