Deborah Allen Fraser Dawbarns

Deborah Allen

Deborah is the firm’s Senior Partner and Head of our Family Department, and is experienced in dealing with all aspects of Family Law. She specialises in negotiating financial claims and applications to the Court and dealing with mid to high value assets including farms and trusts. Deborah is also a Member of the firm’s Management Executive.

Deborah qualified in 1981 when she joined the firm and has seen many changes in family law. With her experience, she provides her clients with reliable and practical advice in a professional manner.

In May 2016, Deborah was unanimously elected to be the firm’s Senior Partner after John Aitken decided to step down.

Deborah is a member of Resolution, a national organisation for family lawyers and is also a past president of the local Law Society.

Outside of work, Deborah enjoys eating out, cooking, foreign travel and spending weekends at her cottage on the North Norfolk Coast.