Background

Having studied law at Bristol University in 1989 and attained First Class Honours in the Law Society professional exams in 1993, Harriet joined Withers LLP, the consistently top ranked family law department in London. In the following 8 years at Withers, her varied caseload ranged from straightforward divorces involving minimal assets to the cases involving some of the wealthiest individuals in the country with highly complex and international affairs.

In 2002, she co-founded Harcus Sinclair, a boutique family law firm in London which, again has been consistently rated as a top family law firm in London. There she built a strong reputation as set out in the reviews on our home page.

Harriet is a member of:

  • Resolution (formerly the Family Law Solicitors Association)
  • International Academy of Collaborative Practitioners
  • Family Mediation Association
  • Pathway (multidisciplinary alternative dispute resolution group)
  • Collaborate (multidisciplinary alternative dispute resolution group)
  • Collaborative Partners (collaborative law group)
  • Bury St Edmunds Collaborative Law Group.

Aside from the media reviews on our 'home page' in Legal Business Magazine and Chambers and Legal 500 legal directories, Harriet is a contributor to various legal journals and was featured on the BBC Radio 4, Law Today programme.


Harriet Burge

Ranked in Chambers UK - 2015
Ranked in Chambers UK - 2014
Ranked in Chambers UK - 2013