Graeme has specialised in family law throughout his career of over 25 years. Formerly a Partner at Hunters, he joined OGR Stock Denton LLP, as a Partner in 2017 becoming Head of the Family Department in 2019.. His practice covers, divorce, financial settlements, involving complicated assets and substantial wealth, children issues, marital agreements, cohabitation, intervenors, insolvency related settlements, European Family law, relationship breakdowns, tax rules on divorce, use of experts, corporate and family law strategic advice and multi-ethnic law.
He has considerable experience in advising on financial settlements involving complex assets and substantial wealth, and on cohabitation, for which he holds the Resolution specialist accreditation. He also belongs to the Law Society Family Accreditation Scheme. His work often involves international aspects, including working with foreign lawyers on pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements involving competing jurisdictions in the European Union and worldwide. Graeme has been trained by Resolution and subsequently developed part of his practice to include resolving disputes using the collaborative process.
His work and that of his team has been recognised by the family community in recent years at the annual LexisNexis Family Law Awards, gaining a reputation for regularly punching above their weight. In 2021, Graeme was Highly Commended by the Judges in the Partner category for combining a busy challenging workload while also campaigning for cohabitation law changes. In 2020, in his first year as Head of the Family Department, OGR Stock Denton LLP was shortlisted as Family Law Team of the Year (London). In 2018, Graeme won the prestigious Family Law Commentator of the Year Award voted for by the family law community in recognition of his considerable depth of published work often highlighting the plight of unmarried couples under the current law.