Jo Carr-West > Hunters Law LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Hunters Law LLP
9 NEW SQUARE
LINCOLN'S INN
LONDON
WC2A 3QN
England

Work Department

Family

Position

Partner in the family department. Jo has broad experience of the complex financial aspects of divorce proceedings, dealing with cases exploring issues of inherited assets, trusts and company law, as well as advising on wealth protection pre-marriage – including pre-nuptial agreements.  In addition, she advises on disputes concerning children and on the issues surrounding cohabitation and other forms of family breakdown.

Career

Trainee solicitor, Dawsons LLP, 2002-04; Associate, Hunters 2004; Appointed to Resolution’s Property, Tax and Pensions Committee, 2014; Accredited Specialist in financial provision on divorce; Accredited Specialist in Children Law; Trained collaborative lawyer; Accredited Mediator; Partner, Hunters, 2016 to date.

Memberships

Family Mediators Association; Resolution; London Collaborative Family Lawyers pod.

Education

University College London, University of London (BA 1999); College of Law (PGDL 2000-01); College of Law (LPC 2001-02)

Lawyer Rankings

London > Private client > Family: mediation

(Leading individuals)

Jo Carr-WestHunters Law LLP

Hunters Law LLP has a strong team with three experienced mediators. Henry Hood is one of London’s leading mediators. Hood is accredited as a mediator by both the Law Society and the Family Mediation Council and regularly receives mediation referrals for complex financial cases.  Jo Carr-West is also a talented mediator who is comfortable co-mediating with therapeutic providers and is accredited by the Family Mediation Council. She specialises in both high-net-worth financial provision on divorce and in private children law matters.  Jay Patel is accredited by Resolution and offers mediation in English or Gujarati.

London > Private client > Family

Hunters Law LLP acts for largely HNW clients on the full range of issues arising from the inception of the relationship to the breakdown of the relationship. Henry Hood leads a talented team  that primarily advises on high-value financial claims on divorce. It is strong at advising on wealth protection through nuptial agreements and is also regularly instructed in challenging private law children matters. A significant proportion of its work is international. The team has three mediators, three collaborative lawyers and one arbitrator (Henry Hood). Richard Kershaw, Jo Carr-West , Jay Patel and Amy Scollan are among the other names to note. Hetty Gleave is now at Fladgate LLP .