Jane Peckham is the Head of the Financial Remedies Team in Chambers and specialises in this practice area. She has a reputation for being hard working and approachable.
She has been a Resolution trained family mediator since 2013; Jane has acted as a mediator in numerous family mediations including financial remedy disputesFinancial Remedies
Specialising in financial remedies Jane’s practice also encompasses financial applications relating to children pursuant to Schedule 1 Children Act 1989 and civil actions between former co-habitants pursuant to the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996.
Jane has advised on a variety of cases with modest assets to multi-million pound cases. She has a wealth of experience in dealing with cases, with issues such as: Maintenance Pending suit, Pension sharing and Attachment Orders, businesses, Trust arrangements and bankruptcy and insolvency issues. Her practice also lends itself to advising in professional negligence matters in this area of law.
Jane also acts as a private Judge in financial remedy proceedings.
Jane has significant experience in private law children matters, involving acrimonious contact and residence disputes.
Jane appears at both without notice and on notice (contested) hearings for both non-molestation and occupation orders. She has acted successfully for both applicants and respondents in such applications at final hearing.
1COR bring their expertise in Court of Protection and Financial Remedies for training seminars - Nov 2019
1 Crown Office Row remains a Tier 1 Set in the Legal 500 2020 - Sep 2019
1COR Members and Clerk to act in YRes Mock Financial Remedy Arbitration - Feb 2018
Jane Peckham speaks at Lancing College Preparatory, Worthing - Oct 2017
Seven Members of Chambers address Kent Law Society Family Law Conference - Jun 2017
Four members in key case on the independence of Children’s Guardians - Jul 2011
Jane Peckham successfully defends County Council against claim for damages by injured teacher - Mar 2010