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Vardags — when you need to win

Top divorce lawyers in London

Vardags is a top divorce and family law firm specialising in high net worth and complex cases. Our President, Ayesha Vardag has been widely described as “Britain’s Top Divorce Lawyer” and “the Diva of Divorce”.

We specialise in large and complex divorce cases including those involving private companies, property empires, trusts, international/hidden assets and investments.

Is Vardags right for you? 

Vardags represents clients who are part of wealthy families. We act equally for those seeking to protect their assets and those fighting for their fair share.

You may be initiating divorce, responding to a divorce petition, seeking new lawyers for an ongoing case, or considering reopening an old case. Whatever the circumstances, having a top divorce solicitor on your side can make an enormous difference to your chances of success.

If you think you may need our help, don’t delay. Contact Vardags before your spouse does.

Free initial consultation 

We offer a free initial consultation if your combined family assets are over £1m or your combined family income is over £150,000 per annum.

Based on your circumstances we will identify the most appropriate of our experienced divorce lawyers.  This lawyer will lead a free initial consultation and introduce you to your team.  They will listen carefully to your story and respond with a preliminary view of the likely outcome and proposed strategy for your case.

Please call our confidential enquiry line on 020 7404 9390 to book a consultation. Lines are staffed 24 hours. If it is difficult for you to use the telephone (for example because you are in close proximity to your spouse or partner) you can also send us a message or contact us via WhatsApp.

Our full range of services

Divorce — led by “Britain’s top divorce lawyer”, Ayesha Vardag, we specialise in (ultra) high net worth, complex and international cases. We can help you whether you are seeking to protect your wealth, want to get your fair share, or have another divorce-related issueRead more.

Prenups and Postnups — Ayesha Vardag pioneered the acceptance of prenups in English law through her landmark win in Radmacher v Granatino. We have helped countless couples take control of their legal future by negotiating prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. Read more. 

Children & Family — as top family solicitors for high value and complex cases, we deal with a full range of children and family law matters including international relocation of children, fertility and surrogacy, international adoption, child abduction, making a claim for child provision, or protecting yourself against a claim for child provision. We are also the pioneers of prenups in England and can offer expert advice on cohabitation disputes. Read more

Commercial & Civil Litigation — Vardags has a formidable reputation in complex dispute and litigation matters representing both corporations and high net worth individuals. Whether you are bringing or defending a claim, our top litigation lawyers can help you achieve your objectives quickly and cost effectively. Read more

Employment Law — our top employment solicitors have a successful track record in dispute resolution and litigation for professionals, executives, and financiers and the companies who employ them. Read more

Criminal Defence — if you are accused of a criminal offence, it can affect your life, your liberty and your livelihood. As top criminal lawyers for high earning professionals and high net worth individuals, our team can protect you from accusations of fraud, sexual and drug offences, as well as driving and other offences. Providing full representation from pre-arrest to trial and criminal appeals, we will help you to defend yourself and protect your career. Read more

Reputation & Privacy — if you are a high-profile or high-net-worth individual or a company, your reputation is important, and any damage can cost you both financially and personally. Vardags' expert Reputation & Privacy team can help you. Read more

Professional Negligence — with a formidable reputation for handling sensitive and high profile cases, Vardags can help you bring a claim for professional negligence against a lawyer or other advisor. Read more

Property — our top property lawyers, led by James Bunker, act for high-net-worth and high-profile clients in buying, selling, and mortgaging luxury houses and flats. The transactions we work on typically value £2m-£25m+. Read more

Meet the leaders

Ayesha Vardag

Founder & President

“The Queen of Divorce” 
The Daily Mail

Stephen Bence

Chief Executive Officer

“A financial genius” 
Lewis Marks QC

Georgina Hamblin

Senior Director — Head of London Family

“One of the best divorce lawyers in the country” 
Marie Claire

Full leadership team

Media highlights

Ayesha Vardag features in Time Magazine


The 'diva of divorce' Ayesha Vardag profiled by BBC News

BBC News

'Homemaker' ex-wife of Laura Ashley boss wins a third of his £200m fortune after bitter divorce battle

The Telegraph

Vardags no.46 on the Sunday Times Virgin Fast Track 100

Sunday Times

The Times meet Ayesha Vardag: the ‘diva of divorce

The Times

Ayesha Vardag gives a statement on Katrin Radmacher

BBC News

Contact Vardags

01223 855237 [email protected]

1 Saint Mary's Passage, Cambridge, CB2 3PQ

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01865 598 1429 [email protected]

Clarendon House, 52 Cornmarket Street, Oxford, OX1 3HJ

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01962 657268 [email protected]

1 St James' Terrace, Winchester, SO22 4PP

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