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Sushma Kotecha

Sushma Kotecha

Sushma Kotecha
Senior Associate

  • T: 03700 865027
  •  I: +44 (0)115 906 5027
  • M: 07714 751526

“I have found her to be knowledgeable, professional, responsive, accurate, fair and compassionate.”

Sushma joined Shoosmiths in May 2016 to spearhead the Family Team in the East Midlands.

She has over 20 years expertise in all aspects of family law ranging from representing clients with substantial financial assets (often involving business interests and large pension funds) to cases involving child relocation and abduction.

Sushma can draw on the expert assistance of Robin Cooke, our in house Forensic Accountant when dealing with complex business structures and arrangements. 

Sushma is a member of Resolution and an Accredited Family Mediator. She has been recommended in The Legal 500 UK 2017.

She has worked at various practices in the East Midlands. Prior to joining Shoosmiths, Sushma was an Associate with a boutique family law practice in Leicester.

Sushma advises on all family law matters arising out of the union or breakup of relationships including:

·         Drafting of Pre and Post Nuptial Agreements

·         Cohabitation Agreements

·         Separation Deeds

·         Divorce or Civil Partnership dissolution

·         Financial claims after relationship breakdown

·         Children’s arrangements

Outside of work, Sushma enjoys reading, socialising with family & friends and practicing yoga.

Education

B.A (Hons.) in Law at City University

Law Finals at Guilford College of Law

Family Mediation Accreditation via Family Mediation Council