Senior Associate

Manisha Raja

Associate Solicitor – Family law

Manisha qualified in 1999 from a long established and highly regarded North London law firm, since qualification Manisha has exclusively practiced in Matrimonial and Family Law. She has a wealth of experience dealing with matrimonial financial matters handling medium to high net worth clients from directorships, partnerships and business owners.

Manisha has extensive experience in all aspects of Children law including complex cross jurisdictional relocation matters and has successfully obtained return orders within and outside of the jurisdiction.

Manisha undertakes her own advocacy up to final hearing including interlocutory hearings. Through her litigation background she has experience of CPR and all aspects of TOLATA cases which have quasi matrimonial element.

With the ever changing nature of family relationships drafting Cohabitation and Pre-nuptial Agreements are now more common place in her day to day practice.

Manisha is a compassionate, strategic yet robust lawyer who endeavors to follow the Resolution Code of Practice, however when appropriate Manisha will not hesitate to be adversarial in order to protect her client’s best interests.

Background

In her spare time Manisha is often seen on the sidelines supporting her children’s sporting activities. She is also a keen runner and has ran marathon’s raising invaluable funds for her chosen charities MIND and the Terrence Higgins Trust.

Professional Qualifications

  • Solicitor of England and Wales
  • Member of Resolution first for Family Law