Kate has over 25 years’ experience in divorce law and specialises in a wide range of family law cases including intricate financial issues arising from the breakdown of a relationship. Much of her case load is based in the Central Family Court in London, and Kate is used to dealing with large London law firms.
She habitually handles mid to high net worth divorces and financial cases including those involving partnerships, companies and trusts. Kate also deals with children work and has extensive experience of the complex issues of relationship breakdown between cohabitees, particularly where there are children who require financial provision. She will also draft cohabitation agreements and pre-nuptial agreements. Kate is a member of Resolution.
Kate qualified as a solicitor in 1992. She has an MA in English from the University of Oxford (St Hilda’s College) and went on to do her post-graduate law degree and Law Society Finals at the College of Law in Guildford.
"Clifton Ingram is “a knowledgeable, experienced, and dedicated team with excellent client care. They give realistic advice and comfortably handle all matters relating to family law”. “Kate Grant was everything I could have hoped for in a solicitor. Very professional, kind and supportive, she was always there when I felt this was all too much to deal with.” Legal 500 - 2022
“Kate Grant is exceptional. She is an absolute joy to work with.” Legal 500 - 2021
“I have been instructed by Kate Grant on a number of cases and I am always struck by her tactical thinking, attention to detail and brilliant client care. She is pragmatic about settlement, whilst fighting hard on behalf of her clients and making sure that every permutation of the consequences of a tactic has been considered.” Legal 500 - 2021
“Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors has a strong reputation for handling all matters relating to family law, ranging from pre-nuptial and co-habitation agreements, complex divorce with cross-border elements to cases involving children, including child abduction and abuse claims. Kate Grant focuses on divorce and related financial cases including those involving partnerships, companies and trusts. Kate Grant is very impressive- she is able to find and understand the issues quickly, clearly sets out the next steps and makes it clear what the costs are likely to be before going further and lays out the strengths and weaknesses of the case.” Legal 500 - 2020 Edition
“Extremely good' Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors' ‘highly competent and dedicated team’ is ‘an excellent choice for those who want realistic advice without paying the earth’. Kate Grant ‘approachable, pragmatic and fierce advocate’ jointly heads the team. Grant advises on cases including high-net-worth divorces and financial cases and complex matters arising from relationship breakdown between cohabitees.” Legal 500 - 2018/19 Edition
“The ‘modern and forward-thinking’ team at Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors delivers ‘an impressive standard of professionalism across the board’. Under the leadership Anne Deller and Kate Grant, who is ‘robust, independent, personable and measured’, the practice ‘punches above its weight’ in Children Act cases, international child abduction disputes, pension sharing orders, financial remedy and other matters.” Legal 500 - 2017 Edition
“Clifton Ingram LLP Solicitors is ‘a sound family practice with particular strength in financial work’. Key figures include ‘formidable litigator’ Anne Deller, who heads the group in Wokingham, and Reading-based Kate Grant, who provides ‘effective and knowledgeable advice.” Legal 500 – 2016 Edition