Barbara Marques

Barbara joined the firm as a Solicitor in the Family Law team at our Wigmore Street office.

Recent Department Work

Barbara began her career in family law as a paralegal in November 2018. In March 2021, she qualified as a solicitor.

Barbara advises clients on all aspects of family law including divorce; private law children; and financial settlements. She is experienced in dealing with intractable disputes regarding children and complex financial claims.

Counsel, Annabel Barrons at 1GC says:

“She is both extremely robust and extremely kind, which is not always an easy combination to achieve. Our client has always had careful and realistic advice…”


After graduating from the University of Southampton (BSc (Hons) Sociology), Barbara went on to complete her Graduate Diploma in Law and Legal Practice Course at BPP University, London.

Barbara is a native Portuguese speaker.

Qualifications & Memberships

Solicitor of England & Wales

Barbara is a member of Resolution; she understands the emotional and practical challenges involved when relationships break down and is focused on reducing the antagonism in proceedings. She encourages her clients to act with compassion while helping them to achieve the best possible future arrangements, such that they can move on from their divorce constructively.

Outside interests

Her outside interests include cooking, reading, and Interior Design.