Jennifer LeeBarrister at Pump Court Chambers
Jennifer Lee is a specialist family law practitioner. She has a thriving practice in the area of family finance, and has successfully represented high net worth clients in cases involving family businesses, inherited wealth, substantial pensions, nuptial agreements, and trusts. Many of her cases also involve foreign assets and cross-jurisdictional issues, such as the validity or otherwise of an overseas marriage or divorce, or competing claims in multiple jurisdictions (including cases pertaining to Asia and Africa).
Jennifer has appeared in a number of high-profile reported cases, most notably in Veluppillai v Veluppillai & Ors  EWHC 3095 (Fam) (High Court), in LFL v LSL (McKenzie Friends & Breach of Court Orders)  EWFC B62, and more recently, in N v N (Afghanistan: Validity of an overseas marriage: Procedure) EWFC B55.
Over the years, Jennifer has also developed an interest in the Court of Protection, particularly where there are overlaps with divorce/financial claims, and in complex children law including surrogacy and modern families, having acted in Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act cases. She leads the Court of Protection Team with Leslie Samuels QC.