About us – Family Law Nottingham

Legal 500“The pragmatic and proactive name partner John Hooper at John Hooper & Co has a reputation as a vigorous defender of clients interests. The team cares passionately about getting the best results and receives referrals from local law firms as well as those outside the region.”

“John Hooper of John Hooper & Co frequently receives referrals from major commercial law firms and is effective in the representation of high net worth individuals. His strength is to Chamberscalmly and clearly set out the options and to build a strong relationship with his client.”

John Hooper & Co was established in May 1995. The firm, which specialises in Family Law, operates from offices in central Nottingham and has clients throughout the Midlands. We have particular expertise in the financial aspects of the breakdown of a relationship.

The firms’ principal, John Hooper, together with his colleagues Tim Quincey and Philippa Sanderson, have many years of specialist family law experience between them.

The firm has close contacts with specialist divorce Counsel, in London and the Provinces, along with forensic accountants and valuers.

We have specialist expertise in:

  • The negotiation and finalisation of complex financial settlements involving substantial assets and pensions including off-shore trusts and private and public companies;
  • Freezing Orders (Section 37 of the Matrimonial Causes Act) to prevent the disposal of matrimonial assets by a spouse prior to the resolution of the case;
  • The negotiation and settlement of cohabitee disputes in respect of both property and businesses;
  • The negotiation and settlement of applications for maintenance and lump sums in respect of children pursuant to Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989.

We also have a growing expertise in international family law especially in relation to cases involving an Irish or a New Zealand context. We have already negotiated a number of settlements involving Irish, New Zealand and UK nationals and we have close contacts with specialist family lawyers within both Europe and Australasia.

Nonetheless, we act for clients of varying means. Our charge out rates are geared towards assisting people from a wide variety of circumstances.

The aim of the firm is to provide a genuinely efficient and professional service for our clients.

We are not able to offer Legal Aid.

We’ve been featured.

Check out these articles in The Telegraph, The Derby Telegraph & Daily Mail  about John Hooper & Co.

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