Our Team of Legal Experts

Our dedicated team are on hand to give you the service you expect and deserve. Why not get to know a little about them.

Barry Cashman BABarry Cashman BA

Barry joined Byrne Frodsham in 1978 and specialises in private road traffic matters. He has been involved in numerous high profile cases in the High Court and the House of Lords, successfully defending motorists on a variety of charges over the last thirty years.

Charles Asbury BA

Having joined Byrne Frodsham in 1978, Charles has a wide range of experience in legal work, specialising in commercial/domestic conveyancing, private and commercial landlord/tenant work, employment law and general commercial work for small and medium sized companies.

Charles is a Registered Lawyer under the Football Association Football Agents Regulations.

He also has expertise in estate planning, probate, wills and advising clients on late in life issues.

Marion O’Donovan BA LLB MAMarion O’Donovan BA LLB MA

Marion joined Byrne Frodsham & Co in 2009. She is a highly experienced solicitor who is the matrimonial and family work supervisor.  Marion also deals with Wills, Probate, Court of Protection, Lasting Powers of Attorney and domestic conveyancing.

Karen Cann FCILEx                           Karen Cann                                                    

Karen is a Chartered Legal Executive who joined the firm in April 2019. She qualified in October 2015.  Prior to joining Byrne Frodsham & Co., Karen had been with Quinn Barrow Solicitors in Liverpool for 16 years. For the last 11 years, Karen has dealt exclusively with family and matrimonial work.  She has extensive knowledge in all aspects of matrimonial and related financial applications, relationship applications and breakdown and children matters. Karen has particular expertise in high net worth divorce cases.

Karen is a highly motivated and dedicated lawyer who is passionate about obtaining the best possible outcome for her clients.



Colin Hornby

Colin is currently in his final year of his Law degree at Liverpool John Moores University.

Before joining the team at Byrne Frodsham solicitors, Colin worked for a high street practice in the centre of Warrington for over 8 years.

Colin specialises in family law including divorce and children. He has a determined commitment to achieving the best results for his clients using thorough case analysis. He is known for his determined, approachable and pleasant manner which has enabled him to deal with a diversity of people and issues.