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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Practice Overview: 

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.

Nick often writes articles, the most recent of which can be found here - Barder in the time of Covid. He and Gemma Borkowski have recently appeared in a video discussing valuing businesses during Covid, which can be found here. Nick played the Judge in HHJ Wildblood QC’s play “Daisy Through the Looking Glass” which can be found here.

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 is very experienced and always calm, even in the most stressful of cases. He has the ability to cut through the detail and simplify a complex case, tailoring his approach to the Judge in front of you. Clients trust him and we work well as a team, he always asks my opinion and we hammer things out together which is good."
Legal 500 2021

"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

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