A specialist in both national and international family cases involving divorce, Lisa advises clients on complex financial matters and all aspects of cases involving children, including child abduction.
Lisa is a trained family mediator and collaborative family lawyer making her one of the Resolution lawyers who have committed to adopting a non-confrontational approach to divorce by encouraging couples to seek shared-solutions and to reach agreement.
Lisa is also qualified as a mediator to practice direct consultation with children.
Lisa has also trained in psychodynamic couple counselling at the Tavistock Centre.
Lisa is excellent with both clients and opposing lawyers. She is an excellent negotiator, calm yet forceful, and always reasonable.
Chambers and Partners UK 2019
Lisa Bolgar-Smith - 'Approachable and level headed'. Sources say she 'is skilful, patient and has a great grasp of human nature.'
Chambers & Partners UK 2017
Lisa Bolger Smith - 'Very sensible and smart, with a high level of empathy.'
Chambers & Partners UK 2018