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Maria Scott-Wittenborn

Print Profile

Called: 2012

Email: mscott-wittenborn@harcourtchambers.co.uk

Education

Maria accepted an offer of tenancy at Harcourt Chambers in 2013 after the successful completion of pupillage.

 

Maria graduated from Bryn Mawr College (USA) with a degree in Philosophy & Cognitive Science.

 

She then undertook an MA in Philosophy at University College London, focussing on the relationship between moral knowledge, aesthetics and literature.

 

She completed the BPTC at College of Law in 2011 and was called to the Bar in 2012.

 

Practice

Maria’s practice covers all areas of family law including private and public law cases under the Children Act 1989, cohabitee disputes, financial application following relationship

breakdown and applications under the Family Law Act 1996.

 

Maria has a particular interest in financial proceedings following relationship breakdown and is keen to further develop this area of her practice.

 

Memberships

FLBA Gingerbread

 

Personal

Maria was born and educated in the United States of America and has a strong interest in Anglo-American issues within international family law.