Jay joined Hunters Solicitors as a Partner in the Family Department in 2018. He acts for a number of high net worth individuals in divorce cases involving substantial assets, including companies and off shore assets held in trust.
Jay also has extensive experience in international work including child abduction, applications for leave to remove children permanently abroad, and complex financial claims. In particular he has worked closely with the Iranian and Indian communities.
Jay is a family mediator accredited by both the Law Society Family Panel and Resolution, and assists separating couples make important decisions with regard to the care of their children and finances without recourse to Court proceedings.
Jay is recommended in the Private Client: Family section of The Legal 500, for supporting “clients every step of the way”.
- “He never turns a hair whatever stroke the opposition pulls”
The Legal 500 2019
- “[Jay Patel] supports clients every step of the way.”
The Legal 500 2017