Meet the Team
is the sole principal of the firm. She qualified as a solicitor in
1993 and has since worked exclusively within the complex area of
Karen is accredited as a specialist by Resolution (formerly the
Solicitors Family Law Association) – a group dedicated to the
solution of family problems by negotiation rather than confrontation
Karen has been further accredited by Resolution as having particular
expertise in the law of Cohabitees and Children law.
Karen has an LLB Law (Hons) degree from the University of the West
of England and completed the postgraduate Law Society Finals at the
College of Law (Chester).
was admitted as a solicitor in June 2020, having joined the Firm in
2016, and specialises in Family Law. Julia has an LLB Law (Hons)
degree and completed the postgraduate Legal Practice Course at the
University of Law (Bristol)” .
Ian Cunningham -
is an experienced Family Law Solicitor, having practised most recently with another established local firm before joining Karen O’Neill & Co in early 2020. Ian was a journalist in his former life, but has worked primarily in Family Law since being admitted as a solicitor in 2009
Victoria Lees -
Sadly for us, Victoria has left the firm and is now a qualified
barrister at KBG Chambers in Plymouth
http://www.kbgchambers.co.uk/ . We continue to work with
Victoria in her new role so do let us know if you wish us to
instruct her in your matter.
rest of the team