Pauline McNamara

Head of Private Client Family and Solicitor

Pauline McNamara was the inspiration for the re-brand initiative which created PMC Family Law, a niche boutique family law firm specialising in high-net worth, in July 2016. Having previously also headed up both Cassell Moore Family and DWF’s Liverpool based family department, she brings over thirty years of experience to MSB.

Pauline is an experienced litigator in all areas of family law including divorce, financial ancillary relief, co-habitation disputes and issues relating to children. She is most well-known for her experience in the most complex financial proceedings involving successful business people and football icons.

Pauline has considerable expertise in divorce proceedings, prenuptial agreements and Children Act claims. Sources praise her “vast experience and good, practical approach” and also describe her as “a passionate advocate of her clients’ best interests who will fight for them till the end to achieve the best possible result.”

Her ‘strong, concise and precise’ approach has led to her being widely respected among family practitioners within the North West. Pauline was named as a Recommended Lawyer in the Legal 500 who also described her as ‘brilliant’, heading an excellent team.

She is also a member of the NSPCC Local Business Board and supports the local hospice Jospice. She also supports the Melanie Beattie Appeal Fund in support of Clatterbridge Hospital.

Pauline has acted as a mentor for junior members of her teams, training them into the new generation of solicitors who, following her guidance and support, are able thrive independently.