Chris Miller

Chris has specialised in family law since qualifying as a solicitor in 1990. He is experienced in divorce, finance and cohabitation cases involving numerous joint properties, pensions, businesses and complex finances.

Chris has particular expertise in dealing with cases involving unmarried partners with joint properties. He is an accredited specialist in complex finances and unmarried partner cohabitation cases.

Chris was Managing Partner of Barcan+Kirby from 2012 to 2017. He is a committed member of Resolution and an accredited Law Society Family Law Panel specialist. Chris is also a qualified collaborative family lawyer.


  • Legal Practice Management (Post-Graduate Certificate) from Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Law Society Finals from the College of Law, London
  • Common Professional Examination (Law conversion course) from the College of Law, London
  • Psychology (BSc) from Bristol University

  • "Chris is calm, thoughtful and offered complete reassurance. He guided me well through a tricky divorce and always made me feel it would all work out well."
    Legal 500 UK
  • “Not that I would wish it on anyone but if you are going to have to go through a divorce then Chris Miller at Barcan+Kirby helped me a lot.”
    AnonDivorce + Separation Client
  • “I felt listened to, understood and clear about the process. Jargon was made accessible in everyday terms and costs were available in advance and did not change. Communication was excellent and Chris was approachable and happy to answer queries by phone and email.”
    AnonDivorce + Separation Client