Tina Cook QC


Tina Cook
Called: 1988
Ranked in Chambers UK Bar - Leading Individual

Profile

Tina specialises in public law child care acting for parents, Local Authorities and Guardians based at 42 Bedford Row Chambers in London.  She is a door tenant at Colleton Chambers. Tina has enormous experience of undertaking forensic analysis in and conduct of complex and fatal injury cases, usually non-accidental injury finding of fact hearings. She also acts for clients in Criminal Injuries compensation claims.

“Tina Cook is one of the leading names at [42 Bedford Row Chambers. She] represents parents, guardians and local authorities in care proceedings. According to sources ‘she never gives anything but the highest quality of service.”  Chambers and Partners


Professional memberships

Family Law Bar Association
Western Circuit


Notable cases

M-F (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 991 (15 July 2014)
Re EB (children) (2013) EWHC 968 Fam
Unknown causes of injuries, EDS, Wider Canvass.
Re A (Children) (2012) EWCA Civ 185
Specifity of findings of Fact. Judge seeing child in chambers after Submissions and before Judgment.
Re A Council v M & Others (2012) EWHC 4241 Fam
Artifical Insemination, finding of fact
Re G (2012) EWCA civ 1434
Shared residence orders, implacable refusal to allow contact
Re T (child Adoption) (2010) EWCA civ 1527
Adoption – Applications for contact post adoption orders
Re R, C & R (children) (2008) EWCA Civ 817
Finding of fact, weight to be attached to CAMAT interviews


Education

Exeter College, Oxford


Scholarships and Awards

Peel Scholarship
Quarrell Reid Scholarship Exeter College Oxford
Harmsworth Scholarship (Middle Temple)
Jules Thorne Scholarship (Middle Temple)


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