Nicholas Dennis

Specialist areas of expertise


Nicholas is a specialist family law solicitor in Eastbourne.

He joined the partnership in 1986 and is Head of the Firm’s family department. Nicholas was appointed senior and managing partner in May 2011.

Throughout his career Nicholas has exclusively practiced all aspects of family law.


Nicholas’s practice focuses on the financial aspects of divorce including high net worth and/or complex cases. He advises on contested matters for married and unmarried couples. He regularly represents clients in respect of Court Applications concerning children.

His experience means that he can proffer practical and sure-footed advice during what is often a very uncertain time.


Nicholas prides himself on his attention to detail and general conscientiousness.

He finds that clients want clear and unambiguous legal advice, as well as genuine ongoing support and assistance as their case progresses.

Nicholas always tries to solve matters swiftly and by negotiation and agreement.

In those cases where an application to the Court is required, he is able to give clear and structured advice in relation to the overall case from the very outset.

Nicholas is used to dealing with difficult contested cases but finds that most matters can be resolved readily and by agreement, with an experienced hand and a firm but fair approach.

Other information

Nicholas offers a free initial appointment to review your matter.

He is often described as friendly and approachable.

Nicholas is also a member of Resolution – First for Family Law.

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