Aaron has been with Wilkes since 1987 and has been a Partner and Head of the Family Law Team since 1996.

He has In excess of 30 year’s experience in resolving family law issues. He specilaises in providing clients with expert and bespoke advice in respect of both financial and children matters for married couples and cohabitees.

Aaron is also a trained Collaborative lawyer which means he can offer clients the option of reaching amicable settlements outside of often expensive and highly stressful court proceedings. You can find out more about Collaborative law by watching the video below.

He is a member of Resolution and was Chair of Resolution West Midlands from 2013-2016. Resolution is a national organisation of family lawyers who are committed to dealing with family law issue in a constructive and non-confrontational way. He is also a member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel.

‘Aaron Keene is extremely knowledgeable, his friendly manner was a great help to me and significantly reduced my anxiety through a very difficult time’

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Divorce, settling financial matters on Divorce

Pre-nuptial, Post-nuptial and Separation Agreements

Child Arrangements


Collaborative Lawyer

Regularly pursues court cases within Divorce proceedings for married couples, under the Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 for co-habitees and in private law children proceedings. Has achieved early settlement of cases,  without the need to use court proceedings, including upon a collaborative basis.

Law Society Family Law Panel

Member of Resolution and member of  Resolution West Midlands Committee ( past chair of Resolution West Midlands Committee)

Birmingham Family Court Business Committee


  • Aaron Keene provided an excellent service, professional and efficient, but with great empathy and understanding. He had a real grasp of a difficult situation.

    - Mr F

  • I was extremely happy with the service I received. It was a very stressful time for me, but I am glad the case was handled by Aaron Keene who did a good job and was very professional, concise and always followed through.

    - Mr P

  • I could not be happier in regard to the services provided to me. On a personal level I found Mr Keene to be very kind and understanding. I believe his knowledge and personal abilities contributed significantly to reducing my worries and stress during my divorce proceedings

    - Anon

  • Aaron does a fantastic job, and all I can say is he “knows his stuff”. He has been a great help to me, and has got me through my divorce by giving me all the right information. Thanks for all your help

    - Anon

Business Continuity Update – COVID-19

February 2021


To our valued clients and partners,

As the impact of COVID-19 continues to evolve we wanted to take the time to reassure you of the actions we are taking to protect our clients, colleagues and our wider communities, whilst working to maintain our services to you at this time.

Our commitment to you

We are open for business and will continue to provide you with the best service we can in the safest way possible. In line with Government guidance we will be limiting face-to-face contact as much as possible. We are able to facilitate all client appointments by either video or conference call to suit your needs.

If you have any queries please contact your usual legal advisor to discuss appointment options.

Our staff are set up and ready to respond to you as usual. We are working hard to mitigate any disruptions, and will continue to provide you with the legal service and advice you need, delivered with the high-level of service you have come to expect from Wilkes.

If you do experience a slight delay in hearing back from us, please bear with us. We will be in touch.

If you have a general enquiry please call us on 0121 233 4333 or email us at law@wilkes.co.uk or contact you usual legal advisor.

Thank you for your patience during these unprecedented times. We look forward to returning to normal, with a handshake, as soon as possible.

The Wilkes Partnership Solicitors

Birmingham – 0121 233 4333  Solihull – 0121 733 8000

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