Karen Moores

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Tel :0121 700 1400


Types Of Law Used

Family Law

What The Directories Say

2018-19 Legal 500 - The 'excellent' Sydney Mitchell LLP  focuses on complex matrimonial disputes and childcare arrangements. Karen Moores is a key contact and is known for her 'compassionate' and 'understanding'  manner.

The 2014 Legal 500 refers to the 'friendly yet utterly professional' family team and Karen is recognised for her handling of matrimonial finance matters and her experience in matters involving substantial assets, pensions and child law issues.

The highly regarded practice at Sydney Mitchell LLP is led by Karen Moores, who is described as ‘tenacious and hard hitting’ - See more at: http://www.legal500.com/c/west-midlands/private-client/family-birmingham#sthash.6tZFJBl3.dpuf

Career History

  • 1998 – Partner at Sydney Mitchell
  • 1990-1998 – Trainee to Partner at Young & Lee
  • 1992 - Qualified as a solicitor after training at Young & Lee


Karen Moores has been quoted in articles written in The Daily Mail on two occasions, she also regularly writes and has articles included in publications such as Birmingham Post, Birmingham Law Society Bulletin and other regional titles. Karen's articles regularly appear on the firms website.


  • Priory Grammar School, Shrewsbury
  • Essex University – LLB, 2:1. 1989
  • Chester College of Law, 1990

Memberships and Offices Held

Karen, along with the whole of the Family team are members of Resolution.

Other Important Positions

Karen has conducted seminars to the teaching profession in respect of children’s matters following on from family breakdown.

UK Top Tier Firm 2017 Lexcel Practice Management Standard Birmingham Law Firm of the Year for 2011 Resolution Collaborative Family Lawyer
The Law Society Accredited in Family Law Conveyancing Quality Scheme