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Deborah TaylorMiidhurst Area Solicitor: Tim Melville-Walker

Solicitors Firm: MacDonald Oates


Phone: 01730 816711
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Partner and Head of Family Law Department.

Work Areas
Tim has considerable experience in all aspects of Family law, including Divorce and Civil Partnership dissolution, Finances, Children matters, Unmarried Couples and Pre-Nuptial Agreements. He particularly specialies in advising on Domestic Violence and abuse/stalking cases.

Career History
Tim undertook his Training Contract with Woodford & Ackroyd (who later became Trethowan Woodford) and joined MacDonald Oates LLP in 1998 where he became a Partner in 2003.

Professional Associations and Memberships
Tim is an Accredited Member of The Law Society Family Law Panel as well as being a Resolution Qualified Collaborative Lawyer. He is a Member of Resolution and a Resolution Accredited Specialist. Tim’s particular specialisms are Domestic Abuse and Advanced Financial Provision. Tim is also a Member and former Chair of East Hampshire Independent Domestic Abuse Forum

In his spare time Tim enjoys science fiction, films, writing, martial arts and spends time keeping up with 2 Labradors. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Midhurst and Petworth.

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