Rosie Schumm


The Law Society

Rosie Schumm

Partner, Family

Rosie is a Partner in Forsters' Family team and is known for taking a creative and pragmatic approach to family law to achieve the best outcome for her clients. She specialises in advising high net worth clients on complex divorce and financial matters, including those relating to children.

Her work frequently has an international dimension, involving trusts, offshore assets and family businesses. She is also highly experienced in preparing and negotiating pre and post nuptial agreements for high net worth families.  

Rosie is a regular commentator on developments in family law and has appeared in The Telegraph, Times, and The Guardian and written articles for the Law Society Gazette and Spears. She has presented seminars to wealth managers, city bankers, accountants, fiduciary services and mediators and has prepared presentations for family law and private client conferences in Italy, the Channel Islands and London.

Rosie joined Forsters in March 2017, having previously been a Partner at Wedlake Bell. Prior to this, she worked at Camilla Baldwin and Penningtons Manches, where she qualified. Rosie graduated from Oxford University in 2000.

Forward Thinking Approaches to Divorce and Separation

Nuptial Agreements

Awards and recognitions

  • Spear's Family Law Index - 2020
  • Private Client Global Elite 2019
  • Legal Week Private Client Global Elite 2018
  • eprivateclient Top Family Law Firm 2018
  • Legal Week PC Global Elite 2017
"Good strength in depth"
Chambers UK, 2018