Lois is a Senior Partner at Vardags and esteemed divorce solicitor advising on the full spectrum of family law issues, from divorce to cohabitation, financial dispute resolution and children matters. Lois also has extensive experience outside divorce as a solicitor in cases where financial claims are made on behalf of children in Schedule 1 proceedings.
Hailed a “first-rate solicitor” (Legal 500) by clients and peers, Lois is one of the best in the country, with a divorce practice involving assets in the tens to hundreds of millions, stretching across jurisdictions, and regarding complex legal and factual disputes. Lois’ work as a “stand-out” (Legal 500) solicitor has also seen her lead on two reported cases in the last two years.
Applauded by clients and peers as a “strategic, empathetic and dedicated” (Legal 500) divorce solicitor, Lois continuously goes the extra mile to deliver only the best service and exceptional client care. While ensuring that her clients are in “the best legal hands”, Lois is also a highly innovative divorce solicitor, and continually seeks to push the legal frontiers.
Lois is listed in Legal 500 as a Next Generation Partner, alongside Vardags’ leading media solicitor Alex McCready – one of the best accolades a solicitor can receive in these listings.
Having trained previously as a finance solicitor in one of the world’s best international law firms, and later as legal counsel for a leading financial institution, Lois brings a true City edge to her work. Now a leading divorce solicitor of over a decade, she finds that such rich corporate and financial knowledge significantly elevates the strategic advice she provides, which ensures only the best of outcomes for her clients on divorce. She was an integral part of the solicitor team on the preliminary issue hearing of Quan v Bray  EWHC 3340 (Fam, a case which required extensive international asset tracing and disclosure exercise in relation to complex offshore structures.
Lois holds an MA in Jurisprudence from Oxford University and completed the Legal Practice Course at BPP with distinction.
Lois’s legal commentary has been sought out by the media; she has co-written an article on Family Law Week and appeared on BBC Radio 2.
When Lois joined Vardags, she brought with her a wealth of deal-making experience, having previously spent two years working as an in-house lawyer in the Corporate and Asset Finance division of a leading financial institution, and prior to that practising international finance at a leading City law firm, with secondments to two other international banks. Her expertise in these areas shines through in her current practice and makes her particularly adept at dealing with complex international corporate and trust structures and corporate valuation exercises.
Lois was born in Devon and lives in London. She enjoys music, travel, skiing and running.
“Lois was extremely efficient, and thought ’out of the box’ to get the results I wanted. She is everything a client would want.”Client
“Lois has great intellect and experience, combined with compassion and reasoning. I always feel very well looked after and that my case is in the best legal hands. From my experience, I would say that her rapport with clients is outstanding.”Client
“I couldn’t have asked for a better legal team than Lois Rogers & Rebecca Pierce.”Former Client
“Lois has an incredibly sharp analytical mind & Rebecca’s attention to detail is second to none. I feel they got the best outcome possible for me whilst supporting me through a challenging & difficult time in my life. I have no hesitation in recommending them & Vardags as a whole.”Client