Catherine Gatenby - Senior Solicitor

Catherine is a solicitor who specialises in all aspects of family law. She first qualified as a barrister, being called to the Bar in 2003, before achieving dual-qualification as a solicitor in 2006. She is a member of Resolution and accredited by the Law Society as a member of the Children Panel.

Catherine specialises in:

  • Divorce
  • Financial settlements including cases involving farming and business interests.
  • Pre and post-nuptial agreements.
  • Cohabitation issues.
  • Cases involving children, from day to day living and contact arrangements to cases involving complex issues which involve safeguarding and welfare concerns and cases where social services are involved.
  • Representing grandparents and other family members to preserve and protect their relationship with children.
  • Cases involving the removal of children from the jurisdiction.
  • Cases involving injunctions to protect clients and their children.

Catherine is based in the Darlington office but regularly sees clients at other offices including Richmond, Durham, Stokesley and Northallerton.

Contact Details

Specialist Services

  • Children Matters
  • Cohabitation
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Family Law
  • Financial Settlements
  • Grandparents Rights
  • Parental Responsibility