Temple, London EC4Y 9BE | DX 0018 LDE
Tel. 020 7583 5123 | clerks@newcourtchambers.com

Public Law Children

Chambers has a highly experienced and respected team of Public Law practitioners. Members provide an excellent standard of advice and advocacy for all categories of client including Local Authorities, Parents, Other Family Members, Prospective Special Guardians and Adopters, Children, Children’s Guardians and the Official Solicitor. Chambers prides itself on its breath and depth of experience on which clients can rely and aims to provide continuity of representation whenever possible.

Our areas of specialisation include, but are not limited to:


Care and Supervision Orders

Complex Fact Finding Hearings

Contact applications involving children in care

Emergency applications and injunctions

Fabricated and Induced Illness

Judicial Review

Non-Accidental Injury

Public interest immunity and disclosure

Secure accommodation

Sexual Abuse

Special Guardianship

Wardship and the Inherent Jurisdiction

We also have particular experience of dealing with vulnerable individuals including those with mental health issues and learning difficulties.

Members of the team regularly present CPD and NPP accredited seminars to clients. If you would like an informal discussion about your case, please speak to one of our clerks who will be happy to assist and advise you who would be the right Barrister/s for your client.