Robert Emmett

Robert Emmett, Family Associate Solicitor

85 Fleet Street
London EC4Y 1AE

Tel: 020 7227 6714



Robert is an Associate in our Family team, specialising in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious family law matters and has particular expertise in the financial consequences of marital and relationship breakdown.

Areas of Expertise

Robert’s practice is primarily focused on divorce, matrimonial finance and private law children matters. Robert also advises in relation to pre and post nuptial agreements and cohabitation disputes.


Many of Robert’s cases involve international dimensions, including assets located overseas, offshore investments and trusts, and competing legal systems. He has extensive litigation experience and is regularly instructed in high value financial cases.

Robert has built a strong practice advising clients in relation to cohabitation disputes, including advising on property rights arising under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996.

Clients include business owners, entrepreneurs and professionals in the financial, healthcare and legal sectors.

Notable cases:

  • WM v HM (2017) EWFC 25
    (Linear approach to historic valuation of a high value manufacturing business, special contribution, sharing principle and pre-marital property issues)