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Elizabeth Cookson Senior Associate, Family

Experience Profile

Elizabeth is a Senior Associate in the family law department at our Slater and Gordon office in London.

She is experienced in advising on a range of family law matters, including complex divorces with international elements, private child matters, injunctions and issues concerning unmarried couples.


All aspects of Family Law, with particular expertise in:

  • Divorce and the financial aspects of Divorce to include cases with an international element
  • Private Law matters concerning children, including relocation, establishing contact, parental alienation and specific issues - such as education and medical treatment
  • Pre-and Post-Nuptial Agreements, Separation Agreements and Cohabitation Agreements
  • Cohabitation Disputes
  • Non-Molestation and Occupation Orders 

Career history

  • 2019 - Present Slater & Gordon Lawyers, London
  • 2017 - 2019 Berry & Lamberts Solicitors, Kent
  • 2009 - 2016 Knocker & Foskett Solicitors, Kent


  • Studied at the College of Law, Guildford and London for GDL and LPC - Qualified 2009
  • University of Exeter - BA English and Classical Studies – First Class

Professional Memberships

  • Member of Resolution