Louise Walker has firmly established Weightmans a key player in the family law North East circuit. She is able to get to the heart of the issues of a case, being pragmatic and solution driven which is greatly appreciated by clients and the court alike. Her top class pedigree in the family law world gives her the edge.Legal 500 2021
Thanks so much for your time today. I will not only always remember your kindness in a time of need but also try to advise my own clients with the same standard of expert knowledge and authority.Anonymous client
Louise provides an amazing service. As you would expect from someone of her experience, her knowledge and expertise is second to none. Where Louise really comes into her own though is her ability to do two things that are incredibly important during, inevitably, a really difficult time; Firstly she is brilliant at looking for innovative solutions to complex challenges and finding a way forward that can work for both parties; Secondly she really understands the emotional challenges, supporting her client through the process and smoothing the way to ensure a satisfactory conclusion is reached.Anonymous client
"Louise is an excellent family lawyer. She has the interests of her client and their families at the heart of all the work that she does."Anonymous client
Louise immediately understood my issues, anticipated my ex-wife's issues and identified a financial settlement that she felt fair but also protected my interests. What I appreciated most about Louise's approach was her desire to find a solution that allowed my ex-wife and me to get on with our lives, keeping costs to a minimum.Anonymous client
Thank you for your guidance and understanding and for keeping it personal to our needs. I have to say your 'bedside manner' and understanding has been simply outstanding.Anonymous client
"I must say a huge thanks to you, Sara, Faye, Emily for all your support and diligence. Having the right representation in such emotive and sensitive matters has been invaluable to me and has made the process 10 times easier than if I had not had this benefit!"Anonymous client
Louise Walker is a Partner heading up the firm’s Leeds family law department. She has over 25 years' experience in all areas of family law, specialising in financial disputes and arrangements following the breakdown of a relationship. She advises the full range of individuals with relationship problems including high net worth individuals in protecting their interests and has a wealth of experience with the professional, medical, retail and wider business community.
Louise’s areas of practice include all aspects of relationship breakdown including; separation agreements, divorce, financial settlements, pre and post-nuptial agreements and advising on arrangements for children.
A dealmaker with an eye for detail, Louise works hard to provide the most holistic and cost-effective solutions for her clients.