Alison joined Mackrell Turner Garrett in 1989 and qualified as a solicitor in 1991, becoming a partner in the firm in 2010.

Her expertise covers matrimonial work, including divorce and the associated financial and children issues; pre and post-nuptial agreements; co-habitation disputes; civil partnership agreements and the breakdown of civil partnerships.

Examples of the types of cases she has worked on include questions of the validity of marriage; injunctions to prevent ongoing domestic violence; removal of children from the jurisdiction; and division of assets on divorce for high net worth individuals.

Her clients in the UK and overseas include high net worth individuals, foreign nationals, Premier League footballers and members of royal families.

Alison is a member of Resolution, the organization of family lawyers committed to a constructive and non-confrontational approach to family disputes.

The Family Law Team won Family Law Firm of the year from Global Law Experts in 2013 and Alison has been profiled by Dream Corner.