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Hunt & Coombs Solicitors

Family/Matrimonial

2 ranked lawyersBand 1East AngliaUK 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Highly regarded team advising on complex children's matters as well as high-value divorces, handling Schedule 1 applications and children's contact and residence issues. Takes on cases that involve allegations of abuse, assisting clients with non-molestation and occupation orders as well as representing parents and guardians in complex care proceedings. Experienced in collaborative law while also skilled in traditional litigation. Further expertise in complex pensions disputes arising in a family law context.

Strengths

"They really think about their clients and picking the right counsel for cases, they are not afraid to go outside the box," a source says, adding: "They are a great team."

Notable practitioners

Denis White is a prominent presence in the Peterborough family law market. A consultant with the firm, he continues to offer the benefit of his significant experience in financial matters as well as both public and private children law, including handling complex care proceedings on behalf of children.
"His knowledge and experienced in dealing with children's cases is second to none." "If he is on a case, it is going to go well."

Head of the family team Farhana Butt has experience in the full range of family law matters, including high-value financial remedies and TOLATA proceedings as well as public and private children law cases."She has a really great way with really difficult clients. She will steer them through and make them think about things in a different way.""I like the fact that she's always available in the lead up to complex matters."

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Peterborough and surrounds

Family/Matrimonial


Denis White
Senior Statespeople
Farhana Butt
Band 1