Beth Wilkins has been a family lawyer for over 30 years. Described as the “doyenne of family law”, she built the Pannone family law department into what was the biggest and best team in the North West at the time. In 2011 she joined JMW driving the family law team from tier 4 to tier 1 in the independent legal directories.
Beth has acted for a large cross section of clients from all walks of life including business, commence, sport, the media and the professions (including the judiciary).
She is renowned for her “iron fist in a velvet glove” approach showing warmth, empathy and understanding whilst relentlessly pursuing her client’s interests.
Occupying the coveted status as Eminent Practitioner in the independent directory Chambers and Partners, she is described as a “superb partner, who is calm, knowledgeable and thoughtful”. She is one of a handful of individuals in the North West to be singled out as a Leading Individual by the independent directory Legal 500 who has described her as “incredibly experienced”.
Notable cases include the highly publicised Supreme Court case Sharland v Sharland  UKSC 60 and acting for the wife in the high net worth divorce case SK v TK  EWHC 834.