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Kiran Reyat

Associate Partner · Head of Family

Kiran Reyat Head of Family Law Associate Partner Comptons Solicitors
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“I have been a client for nearly two years and I must say they have been providing me with an excellent service throughout my case. Kiran has been extremely professional, knowledgeable and also personable. I’ve found the personable aspect important due to my challenging legal case. I would not hesitate to recommend her as a solicitor.”


Kiran Reyat

Kiran joined Comptons Solicitors in 2020.

Kiran is a Family Law specialist and Senior Associate who heads our Family department, the Family Law Portal. Kiran qualified as a solicitor on 17 August 2015 and was made an Associate Partner in 2022.

Kiran is a member of Resolution and promotes a constructive approach to family issues that considers the needs of the whole family. Having practised privately in the City and in North London, Kiran is highly experienced in divorce/financial relief proceedings, proceedings for unmarried couples and private children/family law.

Kiran has extensive child law experience having acted in B (Children: Uncertain Perpetrator) [2019]  EWCA Civ 575 before the Court of Appeal and has worked for Local Authorities on public children cases. Her clients would describe Kiran as an articulate solicitor with an ability to develop creative case strategies and find innovative solutions. Having started her career as a project manager she runs her cases timely and with precision.

Kiran prides herself in excellent communication skills and ability to build strong relationships with clients whilst providing appropriate and effective legal advice at all times.

Kiran is supervised by James Compton.

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Kiran enjoys playing five aside football and supporting her team, Manchester United.

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Discover Kiran's articles and videos

Co-Parenting Tips for a Merry Christmas

The holiday season is a magical time of year, filled with festive decorations, delicious food, and cherished traditions. However, for co-parents, navigating the Christmas season can be a bit more challenging.

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Safeguarding children during a divorce (ft. comment from Systemic & Family Psychotherapist, Lorraine Davies-Smith)

It is very common that when seeking initial advice about divorce proceedings, that a husband or wife are worried about the impact their decision will have on their child/ren. Kiran, Head of Family Law at Comptons has some tips below on how to navigate this emotional and confusing time when children are involved, with the help of Systemic & Family Psychotherapist Lorraine Davies-Smith.

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Does sex have to be consensual in a marriage?

There is a common perception that when married, it is a person’s ‘obligation’ to satisfy their partner sexually on the terms of their partner. It is a difficult subject for many to discuss or seek legal advice, so we have created this join article to address some of the myths and where the law stands on non-consensual sex in a marriage and whether it constitutes martial rape.

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What are Pre- and Post-nuptial Agreements and why might you want one?

On Valentine’s Day you see a lovely array of proposals on social media capturing the moment or that all important beautiful ring. After taking a moment to enjoy the romantic aspect of commitment that two people are making to one another, as a family lawyer you start to think about the practical element of both parties protecting themselves should the marriage end.

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What is domestic abuse? Kiran Reyat clarifies…

During the lockdown, the BBC published an article highlighting the increased number of calls to advice and supportive helplines. It was reported that the National Domestic Abuse Helpline had more that 40,000 calls in the first few months of lockdown.

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