David Pickering

Partner and Head of Department

David Pickering

Partner and Head of Department Manchester Family

David joined the JMW in May 2018 as Head of Private Client and Family Law.

David specialises in acting for clients following relationship breakdowns, involving all forms of assets, on and off shore including businesses, residential and commercial property, trusts and pensions. David has specialist expertise in cases involving assets located in Spain, France and elsewhere and dealing with offshore trusts.

Chambers and Partners describes David as "the wise man of the North and he can absolutely nail a case in two sentences. He's also a really tough litigator." "David Pickering is really commercially sound with great people skills."

David spent 23 years at Cobbetts witin the family team and 11 years at DWF as Head of Family.

Outside of work David enjoys spending time with his dogs Bobby and Busby, watching football (Manchester United) and playing golf.

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