Go to Top

Diana Knudsen

Job Title: Consultant

Email Address: dknudsen@batesnvh.co.uk

Departments: Litigation and Employment Law

Phone Number: 01256 760074

Specialist Area: Employment Law and General Civil Litigation

Career History & Expertise: Diana Knudsen holds a BA (Hons) degree in Philosophy and English from the University of Natal (South Africa). She trained as a secondary school teacher and taught English and history before qualifying as a Solicitor in April 1980. Diana joined Nash & Vann in Fleet in May 1987 and has remained with the practice through its various name changes since then. She joined as the sole member of the litigation department and is now a Consultant with the firm. She has had a varied practice undertaking Family Law, Employment and general Civil Litigation. She is a Member of Resolution, and the Family Law Association. Her Family Law practice encompasses Divorce, financial settlements and disputes relating to contact with children. She also advises on separation and property disputes for unmarried partners. As with all members of the Family Law team she encourages a conciliatory approach where possible. Her work in the employment field is varied and she acts both for employees and employers both in contentious and non-contentious matters. She has wide general civil litigation experience but concentrates on contractual and property disputes.

Hobbies & Interests: Diana plays the violin and is a Member of the London Lawyers Symphony Orchestra which gives regular public performances in various historic London churches. Apart from performing, she enjoys attending concerts, opera,ballet and the theatre and is a keen reader.