Sharon Bennett


'A small thank you for all of your wisdom and skill over the years. You rescued me and my now is because of you.'

‘Sharon Bennett brings years of experience. She is calm and provides a steady hand on the tiller through any storm. She provides pragmatic and clear advice and is trusted completely (and rightly so) by her clients.’

‘Sharon Bennett is tremendous. She has wonderful judgement and is clever, empathetic and sensible. She is genuinely committed towards getting the best overall outcome for her clients. She gives clear, frank advice and brings her knowledge as a deputy district judge to matters. She achieves a beautiful balance between advocating for her client and not turning that into a fight, which is quite a skill to have.’ - Chambers

‘Sharon Bennett is in a word, superb. She is strategically brilliant, very astute, and has terrific judgment.’ – Legal 500

‘Sharon Bennett is in a class of her own - very good judgment; calm, a negotiator, and a good egg all round’. – Legal 500


One of the founding partners of Bross Bennett, Sharon has specialised in family work since she qualified in 1987. She worked in several small, high profile law firms before setting up an independent practice in 1992. In 1998 Sharon founded Bross Bennett with Ruth Bross in Highgate, north London with a common mission to provide trustworthy and honest family law advice.

Sharon is a trained mediator and has been a deputy district judge in the London Courts Group since 2000. She is highly regarded for her abilities in handling cases involving significant financial assets and complex financial cases requiring skilled forensic work. Sharon is widely recognised by clients and colleagues for her determined, resolute approach.

For a number of years running, Sharon has been named as a leading individual in the Chambers commenting on her ability to handle complex matters involving high net worth individuals and her ability to negotiate and settle matters.

The Legal 500 directory commend her “no nonsense approach” and describe her as “intelligent and capable”. She is recognised as a ‘Top Recommended Lawyer’ in the 2022 and 2023 Spear’s Family Law Index.