Here at Russell-Cooke our team of family solicitors has a wealth of experience and knowledge. Whatever your legal needs our team of experts is here to support and guide you through every stage of what can often be a difficult and emotional time.

What we do

Our dedicated team of professionals can advise you on all elements of family law including:

How we can help

At Russell-Cooke our family and children law team understands that when a relationship breaks down, there are many issues which need to be resolved, including sorting out your finances or working towards an arrangement for your children.

There is no 'one size fits all' option when it comes to resolving these issues and that is why we offer a range of different ways in which we can help you and your family move forward.

Who we are

Russell-Cooke is a top 100 London-based law firm and our team, consisting of the family, children and education teams, is one of the largest in London.

Many of our specialist London based solicitors are rated as leaders in their field, recommended in both the Legal 500 and Chambers. We are described as a "very dedicated team of excellent lawyers" by The Legal 500 (2021) where clients referred to our "attention to detail, personal relationships with clients, balanced, sensible advice, and strength when needed."

In Chambers UK (2021), our "versatile, well-regarded family department" is lauded for its "efficiency and attention to detail."

All of our team are members of Resolution, the national organisation of family lawyers. Across the team we are represented on specialist panels and engage in committee work for Resolution and The Law Society.

We are also backed up by strong supporting expertise from our colleagues working in related areas, including trusts and inheritance, conveyancing, French property, and general commercial services.

We have offices in Kingston, Putney and Holborn. We can also meet with you, by appointment, at our meeting rooms in the City of London and Canary Wharf.

If you would like to speak with a member of the team you can contact our family law solicitors; Holborn office 020 3826 7526; Kingston office 020 3826 7527 or Putney office 020 3826 7520 or complete our enquiry form.


Resolution’s 5700 members are family lawyers committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes. Our members follow a Code of Practice that promotes a non-confrontational approach to family problems. Our members encourage solutions that consider the needs of the whole family - and in particular the best interests of children.

Our hourly rates are competitive, offering value for money. 

Charges are usually based on our hourly rates plus administrative charges and disbursements. We will provide you with an initial estimate of your likely legal costs and will update this as your requirements or the circumstances of the work change.