Specialist Family Solicitors

Meet Your Emery Johnson Team

Our team of specialist family solicitors and divorce lawyers offer expert advice and representation exclusively in the area of Family Law including matters relating to children, setting up home together and relationship breakdown.

For any enquiries, contact our team via email:

familyteam@johnsonastills.com

Emma Mitchell, Partner
Emma launched our family division in 2000, became a partner in 2003 and leads Emery Johnson Astills’ Family Division. Trained in Collaborative Law, Emma is committed to helping couples end relationships in a constructive way and to co-operate in decisions concerning children.

Emma is also expert in adoption and donor conception agreements, offering legal support to families in all forms.

Professional Information

  • Collaboratively trained
  • Member of The Law Society
  • Member of Resolution

Contact: ecm@johnsonastills.com

Jonathan Foster, Partner

Jonathan trained in Leicester and qualified in 1989. He joined Emery Johnson in 2012 as a partner, bringing 23 years of experience. He works alongside Emma Mitchell in our Family Division, is trained in Collaborative Law and committed to helping couples end relationships in a constructive way and co-operate in decisions concerning children.

Jonathan has extensive experience of general aspects of matrimonial issues, including divorce, children matters, property and finance, civil partnerships, cohabitation and domestic violence.

Professional Information

  • Collaboratively trained
  • Member of Resolution

Contact:  jcf@johnsonastills.com

Sharon Percival

Sharon joined the Emery Johnson Astills team in 2012, bringing with her 16 years of legal experience. Sharon specialises in cases involving domestic violence and abuse, and acts for clients in the family courts.

Contact:  legal@johnsonastills.com

Jo Donald, Solicitor

Jo joined us in 2004. She is a trained Resolution Mediator and specialises in divorce and separation agreements, and resolving the financial issues around divorce and separation for Emery Johnson Astills’ clients.

Professional Information 

  • Mediator
  • Member of The Law Society
  • Member of Resolution

Contact:  jmd@johnsonastills.com