OUR PEOPLE

Our team of committed professionals are here to offer legal advice and support services to a wide range of individuals. 

CHRISTOPHER BIVON​​

Partner

 

Chris joined the firm in July 1996 and qualified as a solicitor in July 1998. He has been a Partner of the firm since 2003.

As well as being the Partner, Chris is the Head of the Criminal Department at Haygarth Jones Solicitors. He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in dealing with a full range of criminal matters from theft to motoring offences to more serious matters such as murder, sexual assault and drug conspiracies.

 

JENNIFER RYAN​​

Associate Solicitor

 

Jennifer joined Haygarth Jones Solicitors in 2000.

Jennifer is the Head of our Family Department and has substantial knowledge in Family and Child Law. She has vast experience of representing parents in care proceedings, child protection matters,  child arrangement applications and Social Services involvement.

 

KATHARINE GORE

Associate Solicitor

Katharine qualified as a solicitor in September 2005 and joined the practice

in July 2007. 

Katharine represents both private and publicly funded clients. She is a specialist in all areas of Family Law dealing mainly with divorce/finances, separation and private children matters. 

LUCY MCGOWAN​​

Associate Solicitor

 

Lucy joined the firm in 2018 as a paralegal and qualified as a solicitor in March 2021. 

Lucy specialises in Family Law and has recently started to work on her own case load. She regularly represents clients at pre-proceedings meetings as well as attending Court hearings with our solicitors/barrister.