Suzanne Todd

Partner | London

Client Services Contact Sarah Carter


Track record

Shortcut court procedure

Acting for the Applicant mother in S v P [2008] which created a shortcut court procedure for individuals who reach agreement through the collaborative process to have their agreement approved by the Court. This procedure has recently been followed by the President in relation to Awards made in an Arbitration context.


Acting for the wife in the Court of Appeal case of Mahon v Mahon [2008] involving serious non-disclosure by a husband.


Advising the Trustees in the Jersey case of In the Matter of the Truro Trust and the PF Life Interest Trust [2007].


Acting for the Intervenor in the matter of AM v SS and WA [2014], securing her rights in a property held by the Intervenor's brother on trust for her.


  • Co-chairing the IAFL Young Lawyers' Virtual Conference in March 2021 (virtual)

  • Lamwyk seminar - 'your career journey in 10 minutes' - March 2021 (virtual)

  • ICALI Brexit & Family Law Talk on Facebook Live - January 2021 (virtual)

  • AIAF Milan Seminar on Brexit & Family Law - November 2020 (virtual)

  • British Spanish Lawyers Association on alternative dispute resolution processes in Madrid - October 2019

  • STEP California - San Francisco and Silicon Valley on English Family Law - May 2019

  • Co-chairing the IAFL Young Lawyers Conference in Milan - March 2019

  • AIAF Seminar (in Italian) on Family Law and Brexit - Supreme Court - Rome - June 2018

  • AIAF Seminar on Cohabitation (in Italian) - Milan - July 2017

  • Civil Partnerships (in Italian) in Milan - April 2017

  • Co-chairing the IAFL Young Lawyers Conference in Madrid - March 2016

  • Co-chairing the IAFL Young Lawyers Conference in Berlin - March 2015

  • Law Society 'Women's Lawyer's Division' event on Women in Law - 2014

  • IFB Forum on Pre-Nuptial Agreements - 2011

  • AIMMF Conference in Milan (in Italian) on parental responsibility - February 2011

  • Collaborative Conference in Milan (in Italian) - February 2010

  • Radmacher and all things relating to pre-nups in Dublin - 2010

  • Collaborative Law (in Italian) - Milan 2009

  • Trusts & Divorce (in Italian) - Lugano 2006