Toby Yerburgh

  • Partner


Divorce and family


Toby is the head of our Family team. He advises on all areas of private family law including financial applications, separation agreements, judicial separations, contested and non-contested divorces, jurisdiction disputes, injunctions and applications relating to children. Toby represents a wide variety of clients including musicians, entrepreneurs, business people and professionals. He has significant experience in dealing with cases involving an international element and has contacts with overseas lawyers in many jurisdictions. He has particular expertise in prenuptial agreements. Toby is the author of Resolution's guidance on Access by the Media to Private Hearings, lectures on family law and co- authored Resolution’s updated Code of Practice.

Toby is a Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He sat on the Resolution’s Standard Committee for many years.


Toby Yerburgh is highly accomplished in cases involving an international element and has particular expertise in prenuptial agreements. One commentator states: "He is my first choice for heavyweight divorce where finances are at stake. He is superb at putting clients at ease by his manner, his thorough preparation and his commercial advice." Chambers UK 2018, Family/Matrimonial 

Toby has been recommended in Legal 500 2017 for Family. 

Client comments

"Toby is a sensitive and compassionate consummate professional whom I cannot recommend highly enough. His integrity, kindness and good humour have been invaluable to me during the past six months."

'"Toby was superb through a traumatic time for me. Someone to go to not just for advice on divorce proceedings but also empathy: a friend as well as a lawyer."

Chambers HNW Firm Recommended lawyer 2017


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