Kirsten Bennett completed the LPC at Chester College of Law and then trained in a Manchester firm before moving to a South Manchester practice where she specialised in family law and gained her Higher Rights of Audience qualification. Kirsten undertakes work in all aspects of family law including divorce, financial matters, civil partnership dissolutions, and cohabitation disagreements. In addition Kirsten has vast experience in children disputes.
Kirsten has a particular interest in the law relating to presumption of death. On this topic she has helped campaign to change the law which will simplify the process when an individual goes missing and was invited to submit a report to the Justice Select Committee Inquiry into Missing People. This was formed specifically to consider the current legal position in this area. Kirsten has written articles for a number of legal publications. Kirsten is a member of Resolution.