She has been there every day at Sir Paul McCartney’s shoulder, every inch ruthlessly tailored. Invariably she carries a brick of papers whose thickness signals an arsenal of evidence and a fabulous attention to detail.
She looks formidable – but in the competitive world of divorce lawyers, solicitor Fiona Shackleton is nothing if not painstaking.
Shackleton, 51, is well-connected, well-respected and an outstanding networker. Her powerful presence fills a room and she has a dynamism that instantly makes its mark, as do her flashing blue eyes and striking blonde hair.
“She is careful to put as much presentation into her appearance and manner as she
does to her cases,” comments one solicitor.