Marilyn Stowe

The founder of Stowe Family Law, Marilyn Stowe is one of Britain’s best known divorce lawyers with clients throughout the country, in Europe, the Far East and the USA.

Silent rise of silver divorce

November 5, 2007 0 comments

I was interviewed for a feature in The Times, which was published on Saturday 3 November: Divorce rates are falling – except for people over 60. What is the fallout when Granny and Grandpa split up, asks Celia Dodd Nowadays, few people raise an eyebrow at the news that another young friend or relative is…

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From the other side…

November 2, 2007 0 comments

  Are clients really prepared to tolerate service like this? Recently I have had to instruct solicitors to act for me – not in a divorce but on a matter that has been deeply upsetting and has caused me real concern. For the first time in nearly 30 years I have found out what it’s…

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Determined women close the gender gap

October 19, 2007 0 comments

Yorkshire Post, 17 October 2007 By Marilyn Stowe WHEN I started out in business in 1982, female company directors were a novelty in Yorkshire. Launching my practice meant taking out a bank loan – which resulted in “pre-emptive” action from a cynical and incredulous bank manager. He made weekly inspection visits to my East Leeds…

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