“Immaculately prepared and cross-examines with gravitas. He is pragmatic, thorough and has great judgement.”
Legal 500, 2022
Year of Call: 2010
BA (Hons) (Exeter)
Jules Thorn Scholar (Middle Temple)
Harry is an experienced family lawyer who specialises in financial remedy proceedings and private law children proceedings.
Financial remedy work
Harry advises and represents clients in all aspects of the relationship breakdown between married and unmarried couples. He has expertise in dealing with complex financial remedy claims involving significant assets, company structures, off shore trusts, pensions and the intervention of third parties.
Harry also has experience in financial claims arising under Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989, the Inheritance (Provision for Family and Dependants) Act 1975, and Child Support Agency Tribunal proceedings and appeals.
Harry is often instructed to advise and represent clients in respect of cohabitee claims, and TOLATA proceedings.
Private law children proceedings
Harry represents parents and children in all disputes concerning living and contact arrangements, including applications to remove children permanently from the jurisdiction.
Harry was appointed a member of the Children Arbitration Research Committee Group, which assisted in the establishment of the Family Law Arbitration Children Scheme. He was also led by Alex Verdan QC in the first private law children early neutral evaluation.
Harry also frequently delivers seminars to solicitors, and is a regular contributor to Family Law Week and Family Law.
Family Law Bar Association
“Harry Nosworthy is popular with clients and easy to work with.”
“Well prepared and very personable, he manages to maintain his good humour even when things are a bit fractious.”
Chambers and Partners, 2023
Harry in an excellent advocate. He has a very calm demeanor which instantly puts clients at ease. He is always extremely well prepared and is a very persuasive advocate.’
Legal 500, 2023
A junior barrister who has a growing practice in matrimonial finance. He has particular experience in matters concerning financial remedy proceedings, and additional niche expertise in cohabitee claims and TOLATA.
Strengths: “Good with clients and is able to sort out and absorb the relevant detail in a case.” “He has a good bedside manner and advises clients properly.” “He is always calm for his clients and is never flustered by the court or opposition. He takes everything in his stride.”
Chambers and Partners, 2022
‘Immaculately prepared and cross-examines with gravitas. He is pragmatic, thorough and has great judgement.’
Legal 500, 2022
A junior barrister who has a growing practice in matrimonial finance. He has particular experience in matters concerning financial remedy proceedings, and additional niche expertise in Islamic marriage agreements.
Strengths: “Makes sure he keeps an open mind throughout to all the opportunities for resolving a case. He speaks with authority and gravitas.”
Chambers & Partners, 2021
‘Whilst being firm and quick in court, Harry has a kind and calm approach with clients making them feel at ease while answering any questions.’
Legal 500, 2021
An up-and-coming barrister who has a growing practice in matrimonial finance. He has particular experience in matters concerning financial remedy proceedings, and additional niche expertise in Islamic marriage agreements.
Strengths: “He has this relaxed and calm manner about him that helps clients reflect on the case in a measured way.” “You know what you will get is a practical, common-sense approach from someone who is good with clients.”
Chambers & Partners 2020