The internal promotions are effective from 1 June 2022 and reflect Payne Hicks Beach’s commitment to developing talent.
Victoria advises clients on all aspects of family law and has extensive experience with private law children matters, both international and domestic and, in recent years, her focus has been on complex financial disputes with an international dimension.
Having joined Payne Hicks Beach in 2020, Emma deals with complex probate and estate administration. Emma also has expertise in obtaining foreign equivalents of grants of probates, resealing of English grants overseas and resealing here of Commonwealth grants.
Charlotte joined Payne Hicks Beach in 2018 and focuses on commercial litigation, contentious trusts and probate disputes as well as regulatory matters, with particular expertise in multi-jurisdictional disputes.
Luke is experienced in resolving a wide variety of residential and commercial real estate disputes acting for both landlords and tenants. Luke is recognised in the Legal 500, 2020 edition for Property Litigation in the South East. He joined Payne Hicks Beach in June 2020.
Robert Brodrick, Chair of the Management Board at Payne Hicks Beach, comments:
“I am pleased to welcome Victoria and Emma to the partnership. Their promotions will add further strength to our Family and Private Client teams. Congratulations also go to Charlotte and Luke, who have shown in the short time they’ve been with us that they are of great value to the firm.
“These promotions are further illustration of the firm’s commitment to developing talent from within and seeing that approach pay dividends for our growth strategy. Payne Hicks Beach is a law firm where lawyers can advance their careers as the promotions demonstrate.”