Top UK law firm

Top UK law firm, Vardags, has been described by The Times as one of the “handful of firms that dominate the so-called ‘glamour’ end of the market”.

Vardags was founded by Ayesha Vardag who regularly appears in the press and has been widely described as “Britain’s top divorce lawyer”. Vardags’ services now extend well beyond divorce and family law and encompass criminal defence, commercial & civil litigation, media, privacy & defamation, professional negligence, wills & trusts and employment.

We offer a free consultation to qualifying individuals. Please call our confidential enquiry line on 020 7205 5792 or email us. Lines are staffed 24 hours.

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Divorce

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

Family law

Vardags is one of the UK’s top family law firms. We specialise in complex, high net worth and international cases. The Legal 500 has said of Vardags: “The team is noted for its sheer intellect”. Read More

Wills & trusts

Vardags wills and trusts team is led by top contentious wills, trusts and probate lawyer, Hannah Southon and top non-contentious wills, trusts and probate lawyer, Chris Hall. Richard Todd QC, Leading Counsel for Yasmin Prest said of Vardags: “a note to acknowledge your firm’s pivotal role in achieving such an outstanding result in the recent Supreme Court case of Petrodel v Prest”. Read More

Commercial & civil litigation

Vardags is a top commercial and civil litigation law firm with expertise in substantial and complex disputes. We are a successful, fast-growing law firm with a formidable reputation and have been described as “a leading magic circle law firm” (Mr Justice Coleridge). Read More

Employment law

Vardags employment law team is led by top employment lawyer, Frank Ryan, who has over 30 years of experience across a wide range of complex and challenging cases. We are a fast-growing successful law firm with a first-class reputation and recently appeared in the Sunday Times VirginFast Track 100 which lists the fastest growing companies in the UK. Read More

Criminal defence

Our criminal defence team is led by top criminal defence lawyer Rob Conway. Vardags is a successful and rapidly-growing law firm with an outstanding reputation for winning cases. The Times said of Vardags “A handful of firms dominate the so-called “glamour” end of the market…Vardags”. Read More

Media, privacy & defamation

Vardags’ expertise in managing the media is unrivalled. Our President, Ayesha Vardag, regularly appears as an expert commentator in the press and on TV. Our top media, privacy and defamation lawyers work in and out of the public eye on some of the highest profile cases of the day. Read More

Professional negligence

Vardags is a top professional negligence law firm with expertise in complex and substantial claims. You may have seen our name in the press as our clients are often very high profile. Equally we settle many claims entirely out of the public eye. Our team is led by top professional negligence lawyer, Frank Ryan, who has over 30 years of experience across a range of professional negligence cases. Read More

Meet the leaders

Stephen Bence, Director of Strategy

Stephen Bence

A financial genius

Ayesha Vardag, President

Ayesha Vardag

The queen of divorce

Catherine Thomas

Catherine Thomas

Widely considered to be one of the best divorce lawyers in the country

Full leadership team

Qualifying Individuals

Vardags specialise in cases involving high net worth individuals, their families and their companies.  Free consultations are offered for clients with net assets in excess of £2million or involved in other high value disputes.
24 Hour Emergency Legal Representation Call Vardags London: 020 7205 5792
If you need a lawyer immediately because a person has been taken into custody or involved in an incident, Vardags can provide emergency legal cover at any time. We offer a swift response in person, anywhere in London or within the M25. Outside that area we may still be able to help. Call our confidential 24 hour enquiry line for immediate help.If you have been arrested or you are the subject of a dawn raid we strongly recommend you have a lawyer present in order to advise you on your options in dealing with police and other investigating bodies and to ensure your rights are protected. Note that we normally charge £350 per hour including travel time and our fees in connection with emergency legal services will usually be a minimum of £2,000 + VAT.
*All enquiries are completely confidential. We do not handle Legal Aid cases. Our lawyers do not undertake criminal work on a no win, no fee basis.
We will only use your information to respond to your enquiry.

*Free consultation for qualifying individuals. We do not undertake legal aid work but there are often other ways to fund your case. We do not act on a ‘no win, no fee’ basis in civil disputes.

Call Vardags London: 020 7205 5792

Our confidential enquiry lines are staffed 24 hours a day, every day of the year.