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Kyri Lefteri

Barrister - Call 2006

Practice Profile

Kyri has a specialist family practice with particular emphasis on children work. He successfully undertook his pupillage at New Court Chambers in 2006 and has since become an integral and respected member of Chambers.

Kyri has experience in all aspects of children law, including Public and Private law proceedings, Adoption and Child Abduction. He is regularly instructed in lengthy finding of fact hearings, final hearings and appeals, together with interim hearings and interlocutory applications.

Kyri also represents clients in international family law cases and has appeared in the High Court in child abduction matters. An increasing proportion of Kyri’s practice relates to jurisdictional disputes in Family Law cases, including acting for clients who reside overseas.

Kyri’s practice also includes Ancillary/Financial Relief and Family Law Injunctions.

He regularly supports training events and seminars for his clients and is keen to discuss any particular training needs his clients may have.


LLB (Hons) University College London

BVC City Law School (ICSL)

Reported Cases

Re SJ (A Child) [2011] EWHC 473 (Fam)

P (A Child: Use of s.20 CA 1989) [2014] EWFC 775

Redbridge v SNA [2015] EWHC 2140 (fam)

Re P [2016] EWHC 1170 (fam)

Re S (A Child) [2017] EWCA Civ 249

Professional Associations

Family Law Bar Association

Inner Temple


Modern Greek (Fluent)

Personal Interests

Kyri is a keen footballer and plays regularly. Kyri also enjoys cycling and attending the gym.