Zen Thompson > Nockolds Solicitors > Bishops Stortford, England > Lawyer Profile

Nockolds Solicitors
CM23 3UZ

Work Department

Family and Resolution


Principal Associate


As an experienced solicitor, Zen is able to advise on divorce proceedings, financial matters connected with relationship breakdown, civil partnerships, cohabitee rights and all matters relating to children. Zen also often represents clients at court, including final hearings. Zen also uses various forms of negotiation, including round table meetings and collaborative law.

Zen was recommended in the Legal 500 (2017 Edition) for divorce proceedings, civil partnership issues, cohabitee rights and financial matters arising from relationship breakdown.


Zen is a member of the Law Society Family Panel, an accredited member of the Law Society Family Mediation Panel, an assessor for the Law Society, and a member of Resolution, the Family Mediation Council and the Civil Mediation Council. He is a Resolution Accredited specialist in Complex Financial Remedies and Private Children Law. As a collaborative lawyer, Zen is a member of the Hertfordshire and Cambridge groups for collaborative lawyers and mediators.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Private client > Family: Beds, Bucks, Herts, Middx

The Bishop’s Stortford-based team at Nockolds Solicitors has expertise in advising on relationship breakdowns, wealth protection planning and children-related matters. In addition, the team is developing a niche area of specialism in surrogacy and assisted reproduction matters. Lynn Cowley focuses on pensions matters and co-heads the practice with Peter Dodd who is well versed in divorces and children issues. Zen Thompson and Francesca Davey are key lawyers.