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Louise Margiotta

Director, Solicitor

01206 574431

Louise is head of the Family and Divorce team with over 26 years expertise in Family Law. She joined the TSP Family and Divorce department in May 2022, having held previous Partner and Head of Department roles. Louise is the Director of Louise Margiotta Ltd, a corporate partner in Thompson Smith and Puxon. She advises clients across Essex and London.

Louise is a Resolution Accredited Specialist (Advanced Financial Provision & Advocacy). She is also on the Law Society Advanced panel (Violence in the home) and a former member of the Children panel. Louise is a Resolution trained Mediator, Collaborative Lawyer and a Parenting co-ordinator.

Louise specialises in complex financial issues including company, family businesses, trusts and complex children’s issues including relocation and child protection.

Louise is committed to minimising the acrimony of breaking up and to help families make informed decisions and achieve family focused outcomes in a constructive and non-confrontational way. Children are at the centre of her approach at all times.

Louise has been recognised as a Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer, with client testimonials stating the following; “Louise has a wealth of knowledge which is evident when speaking to her. She is straight to the point and positive in her approach. Louise is highly experienced, has great judgement and provides a hugely supportive service to her clients.”

“Louise Margiotta has been exceptional: sympathetic to my situation, implementing a comprehensive approach to my case, encouraging, pushing me and being firm when required (all to achieve the best legal outcome for me as her client). A professional approach at all times.”

Outside of work, Louise enjoys spending time with her family in Yorkshire, walking her dogs and trying to keep fit.


Louise’s Expertise include:

  • Divorce & Separation
  • Living together
  • Collaborative Law
  • Accredited Family Mediation
  • Complex finance cases
  • Complex children cases / child relocation
  • Parenting Co-ordinator
  • Prenuptial and Postnuptial agreements

Client testimonials for Louise:

“Louise went above and beyond to help her client. Her professional yet caring approach would endeavour to recommend her to anyone who needs a strong solicitor on their side.”

“Louise Margiotta understood the personal nature of my situation and always tried to put herself in my shoes and provide me with best advice. Although my case concluded, she has kept in contact and because of this I would always recommend her.”

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