Nicholas Sproull

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LLB Bristol
Year of call and Inn: 
1992; Gray's Inn
Professional Membership: 
Western Circuit, FLBA
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Nick is the Head of the Albion Chambers Matrimonial Finance Team. He specialises in Financial Remedy cases, acting for high-net-worth individuals. He is consistently ranked in the highest band in Chambers and Partners comprising the top five practitioners on the Western Circuit, and is listed as a leading junior in the Legal 500. He regularly drafts pre-nuptial agreements and appears in courts throughout England and Wales.


Nick is frequently invited to lecture and to take part in debates.

Events include appearing on a Q and A panel chaired by Roberts J on 13 June 2018; an update to 60 regional solicitors at the invitation of HHJ Wildblood QC; the Irwin Mitchell debate on Prest and Immerman, and the Michelmores debate on pre-nuptial agreements, chaired by Baker J and Professor Elizabeth Cooke of the Law Commission. Nick was one of five speakers at the Bristol Resolution Autumn Conference 2015 (maintenance and variation).


"Head of the matrimonial finance team, Nicholas Sproull is highly experienced in acting for high net worth individuals in financial remedy matters. He offers considerable expertise in cases with a cross-border component. He also assists with prenuptial agreements." "He's an effective advocate with a calm and confident manner, and grasps technical financial matters with ease. He also has a supportive manner with clients." "He's a very composed and persuasive advocate."
Chambers and Partners 2020

"His attention to detail is incredible and his advocacy is absolutely first class. You have complete confidence that he has prepared thoroughly." "A fantastic advocate who is really good with clients."
Chambers and Partners 2019

"Practical and robust, with assiduous attention to detail."
Legal 500 2019

"He offers considerable expertise in cases with a cross-country component." "He is a highly regarded money specialist." "He gives very considered advice and he is very eloquent in court."
Chambers and Partners 2018

"A specialist in financial remedy matters."
Legal 500 2017

"Highly experienced in acting for high net worth individuals on financial remedy matters." "Amazing advocate, incredibly approachable for clients." "Excellent with clients and a joy to watch in court. His attention to detail is second to none and he never fails to impress."
Chambers and Partners 2017

"He has a calm demeanour with clients and in court, and instils confidence."
Legal 500 2016

"Recommended for financial remedy cases."
Legal 500 2015

“He is charming and eloquent, and delivers excellent results. He is impressive on his feet, very calm and he fills you with confidence.”
Chambers and Partners 2015

“A matrimonial finance specialist who undertakes work for privately funded clients.”
Legal 500 2014

“He cuts to the heart of the matter with ease and speed, taking the client along with him every step of the way.”
Chambers and Partners 2014

“praised for his calm, measured approach which can diffuse any difficult situation”
“an incredibly eloquent advocate,”
“can think outside the box to try to find the best solution for the client.”
Chambers and Partners 2013

“energetic, decisive, extremely hard-working and effective”
“brilliant judgement”
Chambers and Partners 2012

“extremely effective in complex financial cases”
“calm and confident manner is always well received by clients”
Legal 500 2011

Areas of Practice