“Kirpal Bidmead possesses an all-encompassing family law practice. She advises clients on financial remedy proceedings and divorce settlements, often involving pensions and trusts. She is also well versed in childcare.”
"An outstanding children solicitor. She manages expectations with a calmness that inspires absolute confidence in her. Highly experienced."
“As someone dealing with clients who are often at their most vulnerable and in need of support, clear advice and guidance, Kirpal is immensely talented and highly capable. She matches this with a balanced empathy which most would envy, whilst at the same time ensuring that the best legal interests of the client are at the heart of her work.”
“Words cannot express how much help and support you have been to me over the last 5 years. I just wished I had approached you when I first needed the advice and representation and not coming to you so many years later when things went awry. You have been truly wonderful Kirpal and I thank you from the bottom of my heart."
Kirpal is a Family Law Partner with 25 year’s experience, specialising in wealth preservation.
She takes a strategic approach, working with married and unmarried clients, both in the UK and overseas, including China, Hong Kong, the UAE, and Europe. Kirpal specialises in complex financial arrangements including family businesses, farms, private company shareholding issues, partnerships, and pension disputes.
She advises in high and medium net worth cases, relating to marital property and inherited assets, divorce, judicial separation, dissolution, and cohabitation. Kirpal also acts on behalf of interveners and for and against joinders.
Kirpal has considerable experience in negotiating and drafting cohabitation, separation, and pre and post-nuptial agreements.
She is a skilled negotiator and always willing to go the extra mile for her clients. Kirpal has a talent for forensically analysing accounts and financial statements, locating assets that have not been voluntarily disclosed, including properties, bank accounts, trusts, and on one memorable occasion, a racehorse.
Her work also includes advising on children matters, in which she encourages clients to put their children’s needs first. This includes private children matters such as leave to remove, residence, contact, prohibited steps, and specific issues.
Since 2016, Kirpal has been ranked as a Notable Practitioner in Chambers UK and recognised as a ‘leader” in her field.
Kirpal is also a member of Resolution, an organisation that promotes a constructive and non-confrontational approach to family law matters. She is an accredited specialist, in her chosen subjects: Advanced Financial Provision and Advocacy.
Kirpal is a highly experienced and approachable solicitor, known for being strategic, proactive, and pragmatic.
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