Darren Hark


"punches well above his weight. Dynamic, unflappable and resourceful he is already a force to be reckoned with"

Legal 500

"Darren is down to earth, very sensible and willing to go the extra mile for his clients"

Counsel at 1 King’s Bench Walk

Darren advises on a wide range of family law matters, including divorce and separation, financial claims, pre and post nuptial agreements, cohabitation disputes and children law matters.

Darren’s career began at a highly regarded family law team in Manchester, moving to London in 2017.

Darren was closely involved in a leading supreme Court case regarding non-disclosure in family law proceedings and has also acted for high-profile footballers in relation to financial claims arising from divorce and children law matters and advising them on pre-nuptial agreements. He also has considerable experience dealing with international and jurisdictional disputes.


  • Darren has represented a client in a financial remedy case comprising assets of many millions and involving a complex company structure operating in the entertainment industry across both the UK and China.
  • Acted for a client in a high value action to address the wrongful transfer of assets by a spouse, such step having been taken by that spouse in an attempt to suppress the divorce settlement.
  • Acted for a parent in a complicated court application relating to the potential removal of his children to another country to live.

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