Miss Tina Cook QC > 42 Bedford Row > London, England > Lawyer Profile

42 Bedford Row
42 Bedford Row

Work Department

Family Team


Family law specialist with a special emphasis on children work,. Tina often acts in complex, multi-party and high conflict intractable private law disputes.


Tina’s private law practice involves working for both applicants and respondents.

In her public law children work she acts for parents, children, local authorities and extended family.

Tina has experience of handling cases involving suspected non-accidental and fatal injury and FGM/C, sexual abuse, neglect and domestic abuse, where there are parental mental health, learning disability or capacity issues, concerns around substance abuse and addiction, and involving children with special educational needs and disabilities / complex medical needs. Her experience covers applications such as inherent jurisdiction cases concerning proposed medical treatment of minors


Family Law Bar Association

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Children law (including public and private law)

(Leading Silks) Ranked: Tier 2

Tina Cook QC42 Bedford RowHer brain works like no other. Tina does not approach cases in the routine universal manner. She starts at the end, sees her goal and makes sure that it is achieved.

42 Bedford Row is a ‘very solid set that offers expertise at all levels of counsel in respect of public law.’ It is also renowned for its growing private law practice. Key focus areas for its members include advising on disputes over children’s schooling, LGBT+ co-parenting, in addition to fertility and surrogacy matters. Tina Cook QC and Jonathan Bennett are the leading lights of the set at the senior and junior ends. The ‘formidableMarcia Hyde joins the rankings this year.