Mala is a divorce and family law solicitor with Woolley & Co, based in Cornwall. She has clients in the South West regions and South East counties. Mala has extensive experience since 1998 dealing with married and unmarried clients in relation to all aspects of relationship breakdown including: divorce, separation, pre-nuptial agreements domestic violence and financial issues.
Mala has successfully dealt with complex financial cases involving several properties, financial investments, share option schemes, pensions, trust assets, inherited monies and business assets. Mala has also helped numerous parents, step-parents and grandparents with children (grandchildren) arrangements.
“I am sensitive to the needs of clients through a difficult time in their life. I bring an authentic and sincere commitment to helping clients be heard and to be understood. I aim to inform clients about the law with easy to understand options, so that they can have the best advice to find their solutions amicably and avoid expensive stressful court proceedings. It also helps clients that I can go the extra mile by my flexible approach and often work "out of office" hours to suit their availability.”
“I have additional dispute resolution skills as a family law Mediator and a Collaborative Lawyer. These skills enable me to understand the emotional and practical issues surrounding a relationship breakdown.”
Outside of her work, Mala assists individuals through her additional qualifications as a mentor/life coach, alternative health teacher/therapist and a personal development course trainer.
Mala qualified as a solicitor in February 1998 and joined Woolley & Co in 2019 from a firm in Cornwall. She is an accredited member of the Family Mediation Council, a Resolution member and a Law Society Advanced Family Law Panel member.