Paul Brierley

Partner, Head of the Family Law Team

Paul Brierley

Paul served his Articles in Lincoln’s Inn before moving to Hertfordshire eventually dealing with all the court work in a small practice which he joined. Paul moved to Somerset in 1982 where he began to concentrate on family law.

Paul specialises in Family Law dealing with both private and public law and has both publicly funded and private clients. He represents not only parents but also children. Paul has also been instructed by the Official Solicitor and has worked with some of the leading medical psychiatric and psychological experts in these fields.


Qualified in 1975 and has been a partner with Broomhead & Saul LLP since 1986.

Member of the Children Panel since 1988.

Member of Resolution.


Apart from work Paul loves music and is a member of two local choirs.  He enjoys walking in the Quantocks and working in his garden where he is definitely the under-gardener!