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meet the team

Nigel Cooper

Nigel Cooper
Consultant

Nigel qualified as a solicitor in 1979 and has 40 years experience dealing primarily with conveyancing, leases, wills and probate and powers of attorney.

He is head of the Conveyancing department and was instrumental in the firm obtaining the Law Society’s Conveyancing Quality Scheme. The firm was the first in Durham to obtain this standard.

Tel: 0191 374 6801

Email: nigel.cooper@cooperstott.co.uk

   
Kathryn Cooper

Kathryn Cooper
Consultant

Kathryn has been practising law for 40 years and has worked with the firm for over 30 years.

Kathryn specialises predominately in all family matters and is a member of Resolution, the Law Society Family Advanced Panel and is a trained Collaborative Lawyer. Kathryn also handles all matters of wills and probate.

Tel: 0191 374 6802

Email: kathryn.cooper@cooperstott.co.uk

   
Angela Hunter

Angela McGurk

Director/Solicitor

Angela qualified as a solicitor in 2007 after joining the firm as a trainee in 2005. Angela specialises in family, children and civil matters. She is a member of the Accredited Children Panel.

Tel: 0191 374 6804

Email: angela.mcgurk@cooperstott.co.uk

   
James Cooper

James Cooper

Director/Solicitor

James qualified as a solicitor in 2010 having trained with the firm since 2008. James specialises in probate and conveyancing matters. 

James is experienced in drafting wills and Lasting Powers of Attorney.

Tel: 0191 374 6815

Email: james.cooper@cooperstott.co.uk

   
Kathryn Griffths

Kathryn Griffiths

Conveyancing Executive

Kathryn joined the firm in 2001. Kathryn is a conveyancing executive. 

Tel: 0191 374 6805

Email: kathryn.griffiths@cooperstott.co.uk

   
 

Lee Giles

Solicitor

Lee qualified as a solicitor in 2018 after training with the firm since 2017. Lee specialises in all areas of family law including issues involving children and domestic violence.

Tel: 0191 374 6816

Email: lee.giles@cooperstott.co.uk