Louise Ballantyne LLB


T: 01733 882842

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Service Area(s):

  • Family and divorce


  • Peterborough
  • Oundle

Louise qualified as a solicitor in August 2009 having completed her Law degree at the University of East Anglia in Norwich and her Legal Practice Course in York. Louise moved to Hunt & Coombs Solicitors in August 2015 having worked at another local Peterborough firm since July 2007.

Louise practices in all areas of Family and Child Law and is a keen and experienced advocate often representing clients in complex and lengthy court hearings. Louise can assist in both pre-separation matters (e.g. pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements) and post-separation matters including divorce, financial remedy and children issues. Louise regularly represents children in complex matters. Louise is accredited onto the Law Society’s Children Panel (children representative).

In 2020, Louise was again recommended by the Legal 500 as well as being highlighted as a Rising Star in the following area of her expertise.

Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer


  • "A highly efficient and supportive team offering excellent care and guidance to clients, always with a view to sensible, realistic and good results." Legal 500 2020
  • "Senior solicitor Louise Ballantyne is 'intelligent and conscientious, with a commitment to fair and proper outcomes in difficult cases'." Legal 500 2019
  • "Clients also recommend senior solicitor Louise Ballantyne, who is a member of the Law Society Children Panel and is ‘greatly respected among guardians’," Legal 500 2017