Bryan specialises in family law and in particular acting for international high net worth individuals in financial and children matters, including both financial claims and Children Act proceedings.
Prior to joining Hughes Fowler Carruthers Bryan trained at a city law firm where he gained experience in commercial property, trusts, contentious probate and family law.
Upon qualification in 2010, Bryan joined Hughes Fowler Carruthers and since then has amassed a wealth of experience, which includes High Court and Court of Appeal reported cases. Bryan was appointed to the partnership in April 2018.
Bryan is ranked in the leading legal directories and is featured in the Spear’s Family Law Index’s ‘Recommended Family Lawyers’ list. Chambers UK 2024 and Chambers HNW 2023 reconfirm his ranking as an ‘Up and Coming’ solicitor. One Chambers source notes “Bryan is extremely bright and brings a worldliness to his intelligence as well,” while another comments that he is “very clever and thinks outside the box.” Chambers UK 2023 notes that he “is tenacious and has a very good knowledge of the law,” and that he “is good at handling a complex caseload; he is unflappable, prepared for anything and is a wise head.”
Chambers HNW 2022 commends Bryan as “hard working and extraordinarily diligent… so thorough, client-friendly and goes above and beyond.” The guide also recognises that “he is extremely numerate, he comes up with great solutions to problems and he’s also extremely clever.” The Legal 500 UK 2024 notes that he is a “masterful tactician.”
Bryan is a member of Resolution and his interests include cricket, travel and cycling.
Chambers UK 2022 identified him as “a highly competent practitioner” who “has the knack of not only getting to the heart of the case but is also very cool under fire”, further praising him for being “extremely astute, with fine instincts and a talent for forensic analysis”.
Chambers UK 2021 ranked Bryan as an ‘Up and Coming’ individual and praised him as “very talented and hard-working” and “fantastic at dealing with complex high net worth divorces”. The Guide further noted Bryan “has a great ability to juggle many balls at once and not drop any” and “is also very good at making the client feel cared for”, noting Bryan is “very diligent, clever and thorough” and “handles the most complex litigation extraordinarily well.”
The Legal 500 UK 2021 praised him as a “rising star”. The Guide further noted that “having learned at the feet of Frances Hughes, he is now handling very big cases himself”.
Bryan Jones attending the Jersey International Family Law ConferenceRead More
Partners Renato Labi and Bryan Jones attend IAFL European Family Law ConferenceRead More