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Chambers of Susan Hunter

101 VICTORIA STREET, BRISTOL, BS1 6PU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0117 923 4700
Fax:
Fax 0117 929 4821
DX:
743350 BRISTOL 36
Email:
Web:
www.stjohnschambers.co.uk

Zoe Saunders

Tel:
Work 0117 923 4700
Email:
Web:
www.stjohnschambers.co.uk
St John's Chambers (Chambers of Susan Hunter)

Work Department

Court of Protection, Family & Divorce, Inheritance Act 1975, Professional Negligence, Proprietary Estoppel, Trusts

Position

Zoë was called to the bar in 2003, completed her pupillage with Falcon Chambers, before moving to Bristol to practice family law in October 2004. This background gives her particular insight into cases involving Chancery law issues. Zoë has extensive experience of cohabitation disputes involving ToLATA and Applications under Schedule 1 of the Children Act, and is often asked to advise both in writing and in conference as well as acting in disputed cases in the High Court, County Court and before the land registry adjudicator. She has expertise in financial remedy cases involving multiple properties, trusts of land, complex pensions and insolvency as well as both big and small money cases including in relation to professional negligence issues. She also has extensive expertise in cases relating to children and domestic violence. Zoe is a contributor to Horse Law’ 3rd ed. (2012) J.A. Allen & Financial Provision in Family Matters (2013) Thomson.

Career

Called 2003; pupillage with Falcon Chambers in London; joined St John’s Chambers 2004.

Member

FLBA; PNBA; GIBC; Western and South Eastern Circuits.

Education

University of Bristol (BA joint hons); City University (PGDL); David Karmel Award and Lord Justice Holker Award (Gray’s Inn).

Leisure

Freediving, scubadiving and skiing.


Regional Bar : Western Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Zoe Saunders - St John's ChambersShe is a fearless advocate.

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