Benjamin Jenkins

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LLB (Hons) Cardiff
Year of call and Inn: 
2004; Gray's Inn
Professional Membership: 
Western Circuit; FLBA, ADR Group
Specialist Areas: 
Public Access Areas: 
Child Law
Practice Overview: 

Ben Jenkins practises exclusively in family law and his work encompasses all areas with a particular focus on public law children work.


As an alternative to contested litigation private clients can instruct Ben to mediate any family dispute. He is a member of ADR Group, which is an approved provider of training by the Family Mediation Council.

Public Access:

Ben Jenkins is licensed to accept work under the Public Access scheme.

Lectures and training:

Ben has given lectures on the following topics:

  • Securing the right assessments for parents in Care Proceedings
  • Ancillary Relief Update
  • Spousal Maintenance in Ancillary Relief
  • Business and Divorce – The Court’s Approach


"His practice covers public law children cases and matrimonial finance issues"
Legal 500 2019

"Recommended for matrimonial finance and public law children"
Legal 500 2017

"Experienced beyond his years of call"
Legal 500 2016

“Known for both his matrimonial finance and public law children work”
Legal 500 2015

“Highly regarded in public law children and financial remedy matters”
Legal 500 2014

“thoughtful and sensible – widely considered a star of the future”
Legal 500 2013

“undoubtedly a rising star of the family bar”
Legal 500 2012

“approachable and able to explain issues in a straightforward and understandable way”
Legal 500 2011

Areas of Practice