Kate Patel


Kate has worked in a solicitors’ office since 1982, qualifying as a Legal Executive in 1989, she was admitted as a solicitor in 1992.

She has spent over 30 years working in the field of Family Law more recently specialising in children. She has particular expertise in private law disputes over children and in care proceedings where she represents both child and adult parties.

Kate has been a member of Resolution (formerly the SFLA) for many years and is also a member of the Law Society Children Panel.

Outside work Kate is kept busy by her 3 teenage children and a dog! When time allows she enjoys seeing family and friends, music, theatre, cinema and reading.