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Gemma Hughes

Associate Solicitor - Family Law

Gemma's Teams



After attending the University of St Andrews, Gemma undertook a Law Conversion Course and Legal Practice Course at the College of Law in Chester. She has practised exclusively in family law since she qualified as a solicitor in 2012. Gemma specialises in:

  • Advising on all aspects of divorce and separation including civil partnership
  • Resolution of complex financial matters for divorcing or separating couples
  • Advocacy
  • Cohabitation, pre-nuptial and post nuptial agreements
  • Cohabitation disputes

Gemma’s pragmatic, supportive and down to earth approach has resulted in the majority of her clients being referred by word of mouth.

Gemma joined Lanyon Bowdler solicitors in March 2020 having previously worked at a local Shropshire firm. She is based in the family department at the Oswestry office.

Client Quotes

Excellent staff in all respects. The process was clear, well managed and avoided unnecessary stresses or delays. The meetings were as focused and efficient as possible and costs were kept to a minimum throughout.

- Ms D Greaves, Hereford

They simplified the appeal process for me considerably

- Mr Griffiths

Staff are most helpful and understanding

- Mrs Edwards, Oswestry

Communication surrounding my injury claim was excellent with other departments within the firm.

- Mrs L Dowbiggin, Much Wenlock

Excellent service in a clear and concise manner.

- Derwen College, Oswestry