UK Top Top Tier 2013

Chambers Bar  Winner 2013Awards

Chambers UK Bar leading Set 2014

Practice profile

Rosemary practises exclusively in family law, specialising in all types of financial claims and private law children work. She is instructed to appear before all levels of tribunal up to and including the Court of Appeal, both on her own and as junior to leading Counsel.  Rosemary acts for a wide range of clients in particular high net-worth clients with complex financial arrangements. Rosemary brings an intelligent, strategic and extremely personable approach to her cases.

Since 2012, Rosemary has been consistently recommended as a leading junior in the Legal 500 and since 2013 in Chambers and Partners.  The directories describe her:

Appointments and MembershipsFamily Law Bar Association
Bar Pro Bono Unit
Lawyers’ Christian Fellowship
Affiliate member of Resolution

Education Rosemary read law at St. Hilda’s College, Oxford. She was subsequently awarded a Hardwicke Scholarship from Lincoln’s Inn.


Rosemary is married with two small children.  She enjoys cycling & has a love-hate relationship with running.  She enjoys music & musical theatre.


Rosemary Budden

CALL: 2003

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"A very confident advocate, she can absolutely hold her own against much more senior advocates”
 Chambers & Partners 2016

"she is smart and she thinks quickly on her feet”  Legal 500 2015

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