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Angela Woods Practice Group Leader, Family Law

Experience Profile

Angela is a senior family law solicitor at Slater and Gordon in Chester.

Having 30 years of experience in family law, Angela specialises in divorce, financial settlement, children, cohabitation and pre/post nuptial agreements.

She has particular expertise in dealing with complex financial settlements involving businesses and has dealt with a number of farming cases. Many of her cases involve complex valuation, accountancy and taxation issues.

Angela also sits as a Deputy District Judge which means she has a wide knowledge of not only family law but also civil law. She also sits as a specialist Judge dealing with private law children's cases which gives her a unique perspective that benefits her day-to-day practice.


Commendations from independent legal directories

  • Chambers and Partners: Angela is “a leader in her field”, "very easy to deal with" and "astute financially".

Career history

  • Since 2015 Slater and Gordon
  • 1987 – 2015 Walker Smith Way Legal


  • College of Law, London

Professional memberships

  • Resolution
  • Collaborative lawyer