Judi Wood

Judi Wood

Collaborative Lawyer,Consultant
Family & Children

Tel: 0121 700 1400
Office: Sheldon


About Judi Wood

Judi gives analytical and supportive legal advice in a sensitive and practical way.

Judi advises husbands, wives, mothers, fathers, grandparents and partners in civil partnerships, on all aspects of problems within the family including:

  • Financial Arrangements
  • Divorce
  • Separation
  • Living Together Agreements
  • Matrimonial finances
  • Children
  • Removal of children from the country
  • Arrangements for the care of children
  • Pre and post nuptial agreements

 

Judi has a particular interest in cases involving an educational element including:

  • Exclusions from school
  • Special needs
  • Home education

 

What our clients say

"I would like to thank you Judi for your professionalism and personable nature. I found her to be very supportive and practical at what was obviously a very difficult time. I would have no hesitation recommending you in the future again."

"Judi was professional, kind and supportive throughout the entire process. She understood how I felt and how important my name change and freedom was. She explained every step calmly and in ways id understand. Start to finish I didn’t have to worry about a thing!.”

"A very professional, reliable and prompt service given. Would highly recommend and wouldn’t hesitate to use again."
Ms Fiona Austin

Types of Law used

  • Family law
  • Children's law
  • Trusts

 

Career History

2009 Qualified as a collaborative lawyer
2007 Became an associate solicitor
2003 Joined Sydney Mitchell
2003 Qualified as a solicitor

Publications

Judi has written a number of articles on divorce, collaborative law, children's issues, and bankruptcy and the family home.

Judi has also written an article that discussed children travelling or moving abroad which featured in the Birmingham Post.

Conferences and Seminars

Presentations within Health & Social classes and schools as to the impact of divorce and separation upon the family.

Education

2000 Graduated in Law from Cardiff

Memberships and Offices held

  • Member of Resolution
  • Governor of an Academy school
  • Chairperson on pre-exclusion and exclusion panels
  • Church leader at a large local Christian church impacting and assisting the local community, UK and Internationally
  • Judi counsels those experiencing separation and family breakdown
  • Facilitates divorce care and separation and divorce courses in the Midlands.

 

Interests and Hobbies

Judi completed the Moonwalk London Marathon in 2010 for breast cancer, walking 26 miles through the night with a team of 37 ladies to raise £36,000.

In her spare time enjoys walking with her black Labrador in the countryside at every opportunity and as a previously qualified chef Judi continues to enjoy cooking for her friends and larger social functions.

Lexcel Practice Management Standard Birmingham Law Firm of the Year for 2011 Resolution Collaborative Family Lawyer The Law Society Accredited in Family Law UK Legal 500 2016 Conveyancing Quality Scheme