Hitchman & Co opened in May 2006. Joyce Hitchman qualified as a Solicitor in 1994 and has specialised in Family Law since obtaining membership of the Law Society Children Panel in 1999 and is a member of Resolution. She is a regular advocate in Local and Central London courts.
Hazel Scanlon qualified as a Solicitor in 2000 and has specialised in family law for 17 years and has specific expertise in the area of financial settlement upon breakdown of relationships.
The third Solicitor is Janine Margereson who qualified in 1990 and has held membership of the Law Society Children Panel since 2012. She is also a regular advocate in the local and central London courts.
Our aim is to ensure that the best possible outcome is achieved for each client so that they are better able to move on to the next phase in their life. We understand that for many people court proceedings are frightening so we will always be willing to explore all other options before advising this as a course of action.
We provide excellence in legal services at an affordable price and are assisted by traditional support services provided by Lisa, assistant to Miss Hitchman and Karen our long serving secretary. Additionally, we respect the fact that some people prefer to conduct their matter remotely and this is also provided for as we have up to date ITC facilities. The practice is Lexcel accredited the ultimate testament to the quality of service provided not only by the fee earners but also the support staff.