Windeatts Solicitors


Richard Jones


Richard has specialised in family law for over twenty years and joined Windeatts in January 2019.

He deals with complex cases of all types arising from the breakdown of a relationship. This includes, separation, divorce, cohabitation, matrimonial finance, and private children law matters.

He has a particular expertise in family cases with an international element, including international divorce forum, international disputes on children, parental child abduction (Hague and non-Hague), EU regulation jurisdiction, and relocation cases.

Richard has been a commentator, with the media in respect of a number of high profile cases, including documentaries for the BBC and Sky TV.

Practice areas

Family Law

Tel: 01803 847577 (Direct dial)

Tel: 01803 862233 (Reception)


If you would like to speak to my assistant Fiona Cornwell, please contact 01803 860602 or e-mail

“Richard dealt with my international family law case when my children were returned to the UK from Australia under the Hague Convention. His understanding of domestic and international family law is second to none and he ultimately secured the return of my family back home to Australia for which my family and I are profoundly grateful”

”Richard is very approachable and knows his stuff. A definite “go-to” in all areas of private family law. Incredible client service skills” (Feedback from another lawyer)