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Valerie Cooper

Consultant Solicitor


Valerie is a highly experienced family solicitor specialising in mid to high asset value matrimonial finance cases and financial disputes arising from co-habitation. Her considerable experience of large money disputes including offshore elements and fund tracing, enables her to negotiate complex financial settlements for her clients.

She has undertaken a number of very high profile Russian divorces and specialises in advising pilots on matrimonial and co-habitation issues.

Her other areas of expertise are all matters relating to children, particularly contact and residence disputes.  She also advises on cohabitee disputes, living together and pre-nuptial agreements and civil partnership matters.

Throughout her many years of practice Valerie has developed a very effective and impressive range of key experts, from Counsel, forensic accountants, valuers and tax experts to psychiatrists and psychologists, ensuring that you have the very best team on your side.

With Valerie you will receive a 100% personal service, one you will find empathetic and one where she will have your best interests at heart. 

In 2013 Valerie was accredited a Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters.  Super Lawyers identifies lawyers who exhibit excellence in the practice of law. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations.

Valerie is a member of the Law Society’s Family Lawyer accreditation scheme and Resolution.