Kevin Bristow

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Kevin Bristow

Partner

Kevin is a Partner working within the family team. He holds a law degree from the University of Greenwich, followed by the LPC course at Chester College of Law.

He completed his training in Surrey, qualifying as a solicitor in 1996 and has specialised in family law ever since. Kevin has worked in a leading Exeter firm before returning to a large commercial practice in Surrey where he became a salaried partner. He then moved to a commercial practice in Tunbridge Wells again as a salaried partner. Kevin joined CWJ in July 2011 as Senior Associate and Acting Head of Matrimonial, becoming a partner in May 2012. Throughout his career he has specialised solely in family law and has been named in the Chambers Directory 2020 (a leading guide to the UK Legal profession) as a leading individual in Kent for family law.

Kevin is a member of the Kent Law Society, a member of Resolution, a trained collaborative lawyer and a Law Society Family Law Advanced accreditation specialist.

In his spare time Kevin enjoys tennis, golf, foreign travel and spending time with his young family.

Expertise

  • Divorce
  • Financial claims
  • Matters relating to children
  • Cohabitation agreements
  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Leave to remove
  • Cohabitation disputes
  • Civil partnership disputes

Kevin has considerable experience in complex and high net worth cases, including those with a foreign element.

Highlights

Kevin acted in a professional footballer’s case and has also acted for clients within the entertainment and media industries. He aso regularly acts for company directors, pilots and those in the medical profession.

Claim to fame

"I own a piece of the old Highbury pitch which now grows in my back garden! (One for the Arsenal fans)."