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Rachel Lemon

Rachel Lemon



+44 (0)1932 590612




Rachel has experience in all areas of family law including financial matters where there are mid to high value assets and complex issues and matters with an international element. She has recently been involved in several cases where the issue of jurisdiction has been disputed. She has experience of private law children disputes including a recent successful application in the High Court for leave to remove a child from the jurisdiction.

Rachel aims to provide clients with a professional and efficient service and seeks to understand each client’s concerns whilst giving practical and realistic advice.

recent articles

The modern family - still something of note
Will a “no deal” divorce leave spouses with a good foundation for moving forwards into independence?
Channel 4's "Super" sperm donor
My modern family - personal and professional
The Broody Bunch

Recent Comments
Same-sex marriages are not yet equal when they end
Landmark Supreme Court ruling clarifies child abduction legal limbo
Call for heterosexual cohabitation law change

additional information


  • University of Surrey (including placements at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations and at a law firm in Moscow)
  • College of Law, Guildford

Professional Associations

  • The Law Society
  • Resolution
  • Chair of Young Surrey Lawyers
  • Surrey representative on the National Committee of the Junior Lawyers Division
  • Works closely with Surrey Law Society representing Junior Lawyers
  • Member of Young Surrey Professionals
  • Qualified Mediator with the Family Mediators Association

Present Activities

  • Mentor on the College of Law mentor scheme
  • Founder of Mundays' Schools Initiative
  • Regularly involved in Surrey SATRO Business games


Rachel is listed as a recommended lawyer for Family in The Legal 500 UK 2019. Rachel is also noted for her private law children and financial disputes expertise.

The Legal 500 UK

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