Charles is an Associate at Marino Law within its family division.
Charles Cook completed his Bachelor of Laws at the University of Western Australia and is admitted to practice as a Barrister and Solicitor in the Supreme Court of Western Australia and the High Court of Australia. Since being admitted as a legal practitioner in 2003, Charles worked for a number of boutique mid tier firms in Perth, before working as Principal Solicitor and Partner in his own practice, practicing primarily in the areas of family law, estate law, criminal and traffic law until 2018.
Charles has since relocated to his home State of Queensland and as of 2019, now holds a current Practicing Certificate in Queensland, practicing exclusively in the area of family law. Charles has always been community minded, having previously provided regular pro bono services for the Citizens Advice Bureau, Cancer Council of Australia and the Australian Red Cross. Charles has a preference for a collaborative approach to managing disputes and prides himself on effective, practical and straight forward advice. With a mind on his client’s costs, Charles is committed to offering the highest care and attention to all his clients whilst giving them clear, concise advice which they require to make an informed decision about their matter.