Linzi PerrimanPrincipal Associate
"A very impressive Associate in the team, who is practical and pleasant to deal with."Legal 500 2024
"Linzi has been absolutely outstanding in handling my cohabitation dispute case. This was an incredibly challenging situation due to a messy breakup and numerous legal proceedings. Linzi not only provided exceptional legal guidance but also extended invaluable emotional support throughout the process. Her approachability and willingness to go the extra mile in resolving these complex issues have been truly remarkable. I am sincerely grateful for her unwavering support, as I would have been unable to navigate these circumstances without her."Client testimonial
"I would like to say that Linzi Perriman was and is such a lovely and wonderful person to have as a solicitor. I always felt better after talking to or reading an email from her. A superstar and an asset for the company."Anonymous Client
"My divorce was my first ever requirement to have legal representation and through the entire experience I felt fully informed, guided and that my best interests were being looked out for. Everything was explained in detail before decisions made, suggested responses and reasons why they were suggested were presented at all relevant points. Responses to emails or queries were always very quick which really helped keep my mind at ease."Client testimonial
"Not only is she an amazing solicitor, but she is also a wonderful human being who is authentic and personable in every way."Anonymous client
"I have been absolutely blown away with your level of commitment to your clients and the genuine support you have provided me with through one of the most trying times I have ever faced. You have seen me at my absolute worst and not even flinched."Anonymous client
Linzi advises on all aspects of relationship breakdown including divorce and dissolution of civil partnerships, cohabitation, variation of maintenance cases as well as pre and post nuptial agreements with a particular interest in complex children law proceedings. These include applications relating to whom a child should live with and spend time with, disputes over schooling, relocation applications for permission to move both inside and outside of England and Wales and cases involving domestic violence, drug and alcohol abuse.
Linzi adopts a constructive and conciliatory approach to cases, with resolution in mind utilising the most appropriate method for the client, whether that be solicitor assisted mediation, solicitor led negotiation, collaborative practice, arbitration or court proceedings.
As a collaboratively trained practitioner, Linzi can offer clients a 'better way to divorce' and resolve the financial aspects of relationship breakdown giving clients a greater degree of control over the process and the ability to focus on specific needs whilst working closely with other lawyers committed to avoiding court proceedings. During the process, Linzi works collaboratively as part of a team with other professionals and with clients to find solutions that work for their family as a whole. Linzi is a member of the Manchester Family Dispute Resolution Group.
Clients describe Linzi as "professional, honest and extremely conscientious", "fantastic in every way" and "caring and brilliant throughout". Linzi is known for her detailed and focused advice in delivering results for clients and consistently goes the extra mile offering a bespoke service resulting in regular referrals from existing and previous clients and other professionals.
Linzi is an active member of Resolution offering advice as part of the pro bono scheme run by Manchester Family Court and currently sits on the Manchester Young Resolution Committee providing seminars, training and events to other family lawyers.
As a qualified Mental Health First Aider, Linzi is able to identify, understand and reassure clients experiencing personal crisis and mental health issues arising from family relationships and is able to empower clients to access the support they need for recovery and successful management of their mental health.
Linzi is part of the winning team named Family Law Firm of the Year at the LexisNexis Family Law Awards.