Sandra Davis

Family Law Partner  |  Mishcon de Reya


Family and Matrimonial

Office Location

United Kingdom

Short Biography

Sandra specialises in complex HNW and UHNW cases, often with an international element and involving complex tax and trust issues, substantial business assets and partnerships, disputes concerning children, pre- and post-nuptial settlements. Her clients include celebrities, entrepreneurs and financiers. Sandra's career highlights have included representation of the Princess of Wales, Jerry Hall, Thierry Henry and Tamara Mellon. Chambers & Partners call her a "phenomenal" lawyer and "the go-to solicitor for high net worth cases". She is described in the Legal 500 as "a giant in the family law world" and is in their hall of fame. In the London Super Lawyers directory and named as one of the Top 100 Lawyers and one of the Top 50 women. Spear's Index of the Top 50 Family Lawyers consistently rank Sandra in the top 10 as "Outstanding in field". Sandra is also on The Times Law Panel. Link here to full bio.

What is your favorite restaurant to take a client or colleague to?

Le petit Maison

What is the best piece of advice you have ever received?

The biggest risk lies in never taking one

What was your first job?

I’ve only ever worked as a lawyer for Mishcon’s! However, my first job at university was taking American high school students round Europe as a travel guide. It was awesome!

What is the book you recommend to everyone?

Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

What changes do you expect to see in your practice over the next year?

More online hearings, more use of AI and greater focus on alternative dispute resolution