Roland Humphreys > gunnercooke LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

gunnercooke LLP
M2 4LQ

Work Department

Family Law




Roland handles all aspects of family law including divorce and financial matters and has significant experience of complex and high-value cases as well as those with a business or agricultural element. He also deals with private-law children disputes and has expertise in intractable and difficult child arrangements issues. In addition, Roland deals with child maintenance litigation and civil partnership and cohabitation property matters as well as nuptial agreements.

Roland specialises in:

  • Divorce & Civil Partnership Dissolution (and associated financial settlement)
  • Child Arrangements Matters (including parental responsibility and paternity disputes as well as alternative family structures)
  • Nuptial Agreements
  • Child Maintenance Litigation (including CSA/CMS tribunal matters)
  • Unmarried Separation Issues (civil cohabitation and property disputes)
  • Injunction Proceedings (domestic violence and harassment)


Professional Memberships

  • Resolution
  • Cheshire & North Wales Law Society

Previous Law Firms

  • Slater & Gordon
  • Walker Smith Way Legal



  • Chester College of Law, GDL & LPC (Distinction)
  • University of York, English Literature (BA Hons)

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Private client > Family

gunnercooke LLP is a specialist family team covering agricultural-related cases and farming assets involving relationship breakdown. It often represents high-net-worth families on divorce, matrimonial finance matters, and child arrangements, especially regarding cases of alleged abuse and familial violence. Roland Humphreys frequently advises professional footballers, professionals and well-known businesspeople and lawyers on matters such as child maintenance litigation, and alternative family structures.