But he was left with just £26,000 after she was awarded £1.73 million – 98.5 per cent of their assets.
The pair, who ran a west London telecomms business, racked up over £1million in lawyers’ bills during their divorce, which a judge described as “the most destructive litigation”.
Mr Justice Cohen – who ordered the unequal split of their wealth last year – said Mr Rothschild had “brought it on himself” because his behaviour had caused “a huge and unnecessary haemorrhage of money” in legal fees.
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September 19, 2020