Simon Osborn

Colchester-based law firm Fisher Jones Greenwood has announced the appointment of Simon Osborn as a new partner in its family law department, bringing the total number of partners at the firm to 14.

Colchester-based law firm Fisher Jones Greenwood has announced the appointment of Simon Osborn as a new partner in its family law department, bringing the total number of partners at the firm to 14.

Born in Colchester, Mr Osborn has spent the majority of his 20-year career as a solicitor working in divorce and family law in the town. Specialising in high value and complex financial cases - often involving family businesses, multiple properties and pensions, and contested cases concerning residence and contact to children - he believes in a sympathetic and constructive approach.

He is a member of the Law Society Family Panel at advanced level, an accredited resolution specialist in financial provision and children, and a trained collaborative family lawyer.

“I am very excited to be joining such a forward-looking, progressive and friendly firm,” said Mr Osborn. “Fisher Jones and Greenwood has an outstanding reputation and I hope to be able to play an important part in its continuing success as one of the region's leading law firms.”

Tony Fisher, senior partner, said: “We are delighted to welcome Simon to the team. He is highly experienced and will add further depth to our family team. He will be a great asset to the firm.”