Elizabeth McGrath QC

Call: 1987 | Silk: 2014


Liz was called to the bar in 1987 and for over 20 years has practised exclusively in the field of family law. She has a high level of expertise in both Child Law (public and private) and in ancillary relief applications involving substantial assets. She is ranked as one of the UK’s best barristers by the Chambers UK Bar Guide 2014

Liz is a former head of the St Philips Family Law Practise Group and has served as Deputy Head of Chambers. She regularly contributes to conferences and seminars, most recently speaking to her paper on transparency in the Family Courts at a one day event for solicitors and guardians in Birmingham

What the Directories Say:

“A great legal brain.” “If there’s a fight to be had she won’t back away but if there’s a deal to be done she’ll get it done.”  – Chambers and Partners 2015

“Where there is a need for litigation Elizabeth is a fearless advocate, and a very skilled one at that.” – Chambers and Partners 2014

‘Elizabeth McGrath is excellent with clients, regardless of age, intelligence, or the issues in the case.’ – Legal 500 2010.

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