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Work 020 7412 0050
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Fax 020 7412 0049
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61 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.hunters-solicitors.co.uk

Hazel Wright

Tel:
Work 020 7412 5118
Email:
Hunters Law LLP

Work Department

Family

Position

Partner with substantial experience in advising separating and divorcing couples. Hazel’s clients come from the UK and many other jurisdictions, and include people in the legal, military, medical, accountancy and banking professions, entrepreneurs and new media providers.

Her main work is in the financial consequences of relationship breakdown, often dealing with pension and trust issues. She has a particular interest in cases involving children. She deals with a considerable number of both prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, as well as work for civil partners and unmarried couples.

Hazel has an established and active practice as an accredited mediator, certified with the Family Mediation Council, and a qualified collaborative lawyer.

Career

Trained Ellis Peirs & Young Jackson (1979-81); Qualified 1981; Partner in Cumberland Ellis 1989; Head of family law and head of private client group, 1995-2012; Member Management Committee; Merger Wedlake Bell LLP 2012; Senior equity partner Wedlake Bell LLP, January 2013; Partner in family department, Hunters, January 2013 to date.

Current directorship: College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists

Member

Certified with the Family Mediation Council; trustee of the College of Sexual and Relationship Therapists.

Education

Dorking Grammar School; New Hall, University of Cambridge, MA, BA (Law).

Leisure

Historical gardens, travel literature and military history.


London: Private client

Family: mediation

Within: Leading individuals

Hazel Wright - Hunters Law LLP

Within: Family: mediation

Henry Hood heads the team at Hunters Law LLP that includes Hazel Wright and Jo Carr-West - each has been working as a mediator for many years. Wright is experienced in sole mediation, co-mediation and increasingly in supported mediation. Carr-West is a Resolution-accredited specialist in high-net-worth financial provision on divorce and in private children law.  A new addition to the team from Shoosmiths LLP is Jay Patel who is a trained mediator with Resolution and who mediates in English and in Gujarati.

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