Amanda Holland

Amanda Holland

Collaborative Lawyer,Family Lawyer,FCILEx,Associate Legal Executive
Family & Children

Tel: 0121 698 2200
Office: Birmingham

About Amanda Holland

Amanda is a Senior Associate at Sydney MItchell LLP and became a Family Lawyer in 1994. She is a member of Resolution and a collaborative lawyer. Amanda is a member of the West Midlands Collaborative Family Law pod and has contact with a wide range of experts including barristers, financial advisors, pensions advisors, surveyors and accountants. Amanda was a finalist of The Law Society Awards Legal Executive of the Year. She represents clients both in the UK and abroad and can advise on:

  • Divorce
  • Finances, particularly high value financial claims; including businesses and pensions and assets out of jurisdiction.
  • Protecting assets – S37 Matrimonial Causes Act 1973
  • Injunction proceedings
  • Children disputes including arrangements for children and applications to remove from England and Wales
  • Post-nuptial and pre-nuptial agreements
  • Co-habitation disputes
  • Co-habitation agreements

Recent Cases

Amanda has advised individuals from all walks of life including business men and women, teachers, NHS staff and police officers.

What our clients say

“Amanda worked very hard on my behalf and without her work, I would not have achieved the result I got. Thank you Amanda I would certainly use your Firm again”

“Amanda and her secretary were always extremely helpful, very pleasant. I was very impressed with the delivery and handling of everything to do with my case, even when it was information I didn’t really want to hear”

“Thank you for all your help. I was supported all the way”

“Thank you Amanda, you’re a star”

“…May I take this opportunity to thank you for your kind legal representation over the past 4 years. I always found you very approachable, understanding, sincere, and very diligent, in particular in the pursuance of a satisfactory conclusion to my local government pension. I would have no hesitation in recommending yourself and Sydney Mitchell Solicitors to others.”


Types of Law used

  • Family Law
  • Children Law
  • Trusts
  • Collaborative Law

Awards and Recognition

  • Resolution accredited specialist - high value financial claims
  • Collaborative lawyer

Career History

Amanda has been a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives since 1994.


Amanda writes articles for our website, LinkedIn, The Journal, Sutton Coldfield on a range of matters including pre-nuptial agreements and cohabitation disputes.

Memberships and Offices held

  • Resolution
  • Governor of a local School

Other Important Positions

Family law training at Eversheds.

Firms she has worked for include Benussi & Co, Blair Allison, DFLP, Young & Lee, French & Co.

Interests and Hobbies

Amanda ran (very slowly) the Sutton Fun run in aid of Home Start Sutton Coldfield

UK Top Tier Firm 2017 Lexcel Practice Management Standard Birmingham Law Firm of the Year for 2011 Resolution Collaborative Family Lawyer
The Law Society Accredited in Family Law Conveyancing Quality Scheme