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Hunters Law LLP

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Partner and head of the family department dealing with all aspects of family law, in particular matrimonial finance, prenuptial agreements, often of very high value, and private law children work.


Articled Hunters; Qualified 1987; Partner, 1991 to date; Joint head of family law department 2001; Mediator 2006; Collaborative lawyer 2007.


International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers; Resolution (accredited specialist in complex financial matters and children matters); London Solicitors Litigation Association; Lowtonian Society; Institute of Family Law Arbitrators.


Eton College; Edinburgh University (1981 MA).

Lawyer Rankings

London > Private client > Family: mediation

(Leading individuals)

Henry HoodHunters Law LLP

Hunters Law LLP fields a strong team of three mediators. Henry Hood heads the department and is an experienced mediator. Hood is an accredited resolution specialist in advanced financial provision and private children law as well as a member of the International Academy of Family Lawyers. Jo Carr-West is a talented mediator who is also comfortable doing co-mediating with therapeutic providers and specialises in high-net-worth financial issues on divorce as well as private law children matters. Nicole Derham is a newly-qualified mediator. Jay Patel is now at Lawrence Stephens solicitors.

London > Private client > Family

(Leading individuals)

Henry HoodHunters Law LLP

Hunters Law LLP has an ‘excellent team with high calibre clients’ that is led by Henry Hood. It acts for large HNW clients on the full range of issues that arise from relationship inception through to breakdown. The majority of its caseload comprises complex high value financial claims on divorce and it regularly advises on wealth protection through nuptial agreements. It is also skilled at handling challenging private law children work with a particular focus on relocation. Richard Kershaw and Jo Carr-West are other key members of the team. At a senior level there have been changes as Jay Patel is now at Lawrence Stephens solicitors while Mark Stiebel joined the team.