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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 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

(Leading individuals)

Henry HoodHunters Law LLP

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 .