The HKFLA welcomed William Longrigg, former head of the family sector at Charles Russell Speechlys, to discuss aspects of spousal maintenance from an English and International perspective. The talk was held on Wednesday 23 May 2018 at The Hong Kong Club, 1 Jackson Road, Central, Hong Kong.
William Longrigg specialises in divorce, financial relief (to include pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreeents) and private law children matters. He also lectures on a range of family law issues including trusts and matrimonial breakdown and is a joint author with Sarah Higgins of Family Breakdown and Trusts for Butterworths. He has wide experience of cases with an international element and is Immediate Past President of the International Academy of Family Lawyers. William was named 2014 International Family Lawyer of the Year at the prestigious Jordans Family Law Awards and Family Lawyer of the Year 2016 at the Spears Wealth awards.
William is ranked as a “leading individual” by Chambers & Partners and listed in the Honours List of Leading Lawyers in the Family & Matrimonial category of the Citywealth Leaders List 2013. He was ranked in the top 10 London Family Law solicitors by Spears Wealth Magazine in 2015 and 2017.