0345 357 9000

Jane is the Head of the Family Law team at Simpson Millar in Leeds and qualified as a solicitor in 1997.  Jane has specialised in family law throughout her career and has extensive experience in guiding clients through divorce and financial settlement. Jane trained as a collaborative lawyer in  in 2006 and is a passionate advocate of the process.  Jane is committed to negotiating settlements without the intervention of the Court and her aim is to find a creative, amicable and constructive resolution for her clients.

Jane has over twenty years of family law experience can support, guide and represent you in all aspects of family breakdown including

-divorce/civil partnership dissolution

-financial settlements including cases where there are complicated business assets, overseas properties, trust arrangements or where there is a farming element.

– settling arrangements where there are children issues

-financial separations for unmarried couples

Jane is a member of Resolution and is on the West and North Yorkshire Resolution committee.  Jane is involved in actively campaigning for policy change in family law and as a member of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Family has recently presented a paper calling for “no fault” divorce to be introduced. Jane was a  founding member of the Kirklees and Calderdale Collaborative Law Group and as a member of the Dovetail group is committed to promoting a non-confrontational and cost effective solution for her clients.  Jane is often described by her peers as a “safe pair of hands”.  Jane places the best interests of the client at the centre of every case and can be relied upon to  guide clients in an empathetic and supportive manner.


Thank you Jane for all your help  and assistance over these last few months. Thank you for your patience, understanding and being there when I needed support.

tel: 0345 357 9000

21-27 St Paul’s St,