7 Harrington Street Chambers

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Miss Aumeneh Boardman

Call to the Bar: 2015

Roll of Solicitors: 2005

Professional Memberships:

The Honourable Society of Gray's Inn

The Northern Circuit

Family Law Bar Association

Practice Areas


  • Adoption
  • Care Proceedings
  • Change of Name
  • Cohabitation
  • Contact
  • Financial Provision for Children
  • Financial Remedy
  • Injunctions
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreements
  • Prohibted Steps Order
  • Removal from Jurisdication/ Relocation
  • Residence
  • Special Guardianship
  • Specific Issues Applications
  • Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996




“Aumeneh Boardman is a tenacious advocate who prepares meticulously for cases. She is on our approved list of experts as a result of her personable, persuasive and pragmatic approach. I would not hesitate in recommending her to others and already have.”

Pauline McNamara

Head of Practice, PMC Family Law


“Aumeneh is an excellent family law barrister whose calm, professional and pragmatic approach assist my clients greatly when dealing with their cases.  Her determination to pursue the best outcome for my clients and her in depth knowledge of the law means that I have no hesitation in recommending Aumeneh to anyone looking for a Barrister who will go that extra mile”

Gillian Lavelle

Solicitor, McCarthy Bennett Holland Solicitors


“Having instructed Aumeneh now on several occasions I have found her to have a solution based approach to the issues at hand, a good eye for detail and a straightforward but sensitive manner in guiding my clients through the case and preparing them for the court process.”

Sara Mullins

James Murray Solicitors


“Aumeneh is very knowledgeable and always well prepared.  She puts clients at ease whilst maintaining an air of professionalism and confidence in her dealings with opponents and the court.”

Janet Larkin

Associate, ABH Law

Areas of Practice

Prior to transferring to the Bar and joining Chambers, Miss Boardman was an experienced Solicitor specialising in Family Law. Since 2005, she has established herself as a leading practitioner in Family Law and her reputation has led to many new personal referrals from former clients and fellow legal professionals. She brought her wealth of experience to Chambers in 2015 where she continues to practise exclusively in Family Law.

Miss Boardman has a particular specialism in Divorce and Financial Orders. As a solicitor she specialised in High Net Worth cases and continues to do so now at the Bar. She has gained a reputation for expertise in this field and commitment to achieving the best possible result for the client. She is able to take a commercial and pragmatic approach to cases and advise on the instruction of required experts such as pension actuaries or forensic accountants.

In addition, Miss Boardman has a wealth of experience in cases involving children, successfully representing clients in Child Arrangement Orders (Residence and Contact), Prohibited Steps and Specific Issue Orders, Relocation and Removal from the Jurisdiction applications.  She has been instructed in Financial Provision for Children and CSA appeals.  She is known for a tactful and sympathetic approach, excellent negotiation skills and the ability to gain a positive result for the client.

Miss Boardman has successfully represented clients in complex cases involving Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 and has a particular knowledge of the relevant Land Law in such matters. She has represented clients in co-habitee disputes and as third party interveners, together with applications for Injunctions (Non-Molestation and Occupation orders).

Further, Miss Boardman is regularly instructed in Public Law matters involving Care, Supervision, Emergency Protection Orders, Adoption and Special Guardianship Orders. She is instructed by the Local Authority, parents and grandparents, and is able to accept instructions on short notice for ex-parte emergency applications.

Miss Boardman prides herself in her meticulous preparation for cases, robust advocacy, and strong communication and negotiation skills.

Languages – Miss Boardman is fluent in Farsi/Persian.




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