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Kate Hamilton

Russell-Cooke - London

Kate Hamilton - Russell-Cooke
  • 8 Bedford Row
  • London, Greater London, UK
  • WC1R 4BX

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Practice Areas

Kate has considerable expertise in acting for barristers, solicitors and clients in the financial sector. Many of her cases involve foreign jurisdictions with off-shore assets and/or international lifestyles. She has expertise in disputes between property owners, being either family members or couples, financial provision upon divorce/dissolution, intervening in divorces, advising unmarried parents in their claims, undertaking complex children work such as leave to remove applications and negotiating pre and post nuptial agreements. Reported cases: Re: D (A Child) (Abduction: foreign custody rights) [2006] UKHL 510, El Gamal v HRH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed al-Maktoum [2011] EWHC B27 (Fam); Re A (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1577 and GN v MA [2015] EWHC 3939 (Fam), Ashby v Kilduff [2010] EWHC 2034 (Ch.).

Professional Memberships

Member of Resolution, Accredited Resolution Specialist status (gaining a professional qualification in financial provision and cohabitation), Collaborative lawyer, Member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals and Mediator accredited with Resolution.


Studied: Newcastle University. Trained: Dickinson Dees. Joined Russell-Cooke in 2005.


Kate often writes for Family Law and contributed to The Law Society's Family Law Protocol on financial provision for unmarried parents.