Family – Finance

   Family law awards winner regional chamber


“The set wields particular clout in matrimonial finance matters concerning couples and has the resources to handle an array of issues including inheritance, trusts and insolvency. Its barristers serve a diverse clientele that includes high net worth individuals. They are proficient in pursuing and responding to measures such as freezing orders and personal protection injunctions. Solicitors note that the set has ‘a significant number of very able counsel’ and ‘a good range of choice,’ which means ‘you can always find somebody to fit your case.'”

Chambers & Partners 2019


“With a reputation as ‘an excellent family law set’, St John’s Buildings is viewed as ‘the best set in Manchester for financial remedy barristers.'”

Legal 500 2019


St John’s Buildings is a leader in the field of family finance and matrimonial finance.

We represent national and international clients and are accustomed to providing expertise in the following areas:

Matrimonial finance:


Cohabitation disputes:

Civil Partnerships


Inheritance Act

Financial Provision for children

Directory recommendations

“Viewed as ‘a go-to family chambers in Manchester’, St John’s Buildings is particularly noted for its ‘strong matrimonial finance team’.” Legal 500 2017

“The set’s money specialists offer expertise in heavy-duty finance work” Chambers & Partners 2015