Rhiannon, “is strategic and tactical in her approach and is able to hold the courtroom in the palm of her hand to ensure an excellent outcome for her client”.
Legal 500, 2020
Year of Call: 2002
LLB Hons (Wales) 1st Class
Inner Temple Major Bursar
Inner Temple Ede and Ravenscroft Scholarship
Inner Temple Duke of Edinburgh Entrance Award
Pegasus Scholarship 2007
Qualified Collaborative Lawyer
Deputy District Judge (Civil) Western Circuit 2020
Rhiannon specialises in financial remedies, regularly representing high net worth clients in marriages and civil partnerships. Her cases regularly involve issues about complex trust structures, offshore matters and pre and post nuptial agreements. She also specialises in private law children work, believing there is a distinct advantage to the client in being able to offer assistance on both the financial and child law aspects of their case.
Rhiannon also has expertise in claims between unmarried persons and other aspects of the law on family breakdown. She prides herself on providing a friendly and approachable service to clients, believing this to be particularly important in the emotional context of family law. However she is straight talking and has a reputation as a tenacious and forceful advocate, who works tirelessly for clients. She has a particular reputation for coruscating forensic analysis which is put to equally effective use in financial cases and children cases involving serious allegations. She regularly gives lectures and seminars on various aspects of the law on financial remedies and children.
Family Law Bar Association
“Rhiannon is an insightful, creative barrister with strong client-management skills and forceful advocacy expertise. She is committed, dedicated and tenacious as well as being remarkably responsive to client needs and demands. I would not hesitate to recommend her and indeed have already done so.”
Caroline Kelly – Mishcon de Reya
“Rhiannon has been dealing with a long running case and I am impressed by her preparation which has lead to good progress for my client.”
“Rhiannon is an excellent advocate, inspiring confidence in her clients and always happy to help. She is a pleasure to work with!”
“Rhiannon LLoyd is an excellent advocate who works tirelessly for clients.She is very thorough in her detail and has a refreshingly personable style.I would certainly recommend her for any family law issues.”
“I have instructed Rhiannon for a number of years on family cases she is an excellent barrister, who is thorough with her case preparation and an accomplished advocate, most importantly clients really feel confident with her presence at Court.”
‘Wins a case on paper – literally before she walks into the courtroom the judge is on her side because her paperwork is not only excellent but punchy and persuasive. Her position statements and written arguments are incredible. She is a very robust and highly skilled advocate.’
Legal 500, 2021
‘Is strategic and tactical in her approach and is able to hold the courtroom in the palm of her hand to ensure an excellent outcome for the client.’
Legal 500, 2020