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

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

  • Adoption
  • Care and Supervision Orders
  • Complex Fact Finding Hearings
  • Contact applications involving children in care
  • Deprivation of Liberty
  • 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 for your client.

Public Law Team

Giles Bain

Giles Bain


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Christopher Poole

Christopher Poole


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Dr Giuseppe Calà

Dr Giuseppe Calà


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James Tillyard QC

James Tillyard QC


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Ann Courtney

Ann Courtney


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Leslie Samuels QC

Leslie Samuels QC


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Stephen Coyle

Stephen Coyle


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Dinali Nanayakkara

Dinali Nanayakkara


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Sarah McMeechan

Sarah McMeechan


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Andrew Shaw

Andrew Shaw


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Tali Michaels

Tali Michaels


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Wing Yan Chan

Wing Yan Chan


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Stephanie Hine

Stephanie Hine


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Anna Hefford

Anna Hefford


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Sam Wallace

Sam Wallace


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Saiqa Chaudhry

Saiqa Chaudhry


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Kyri Lefteri

Kyri Lefteri


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Nicola Hall

Nicola Hall


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Sally Homer

Sally Homer


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Robert Wilkinson

Robert Wilkinson


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Matthew Burman

Matthew Burman


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Philippa Jenkins

Philippa Jenkins


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Laura Harrington

Laura Harrington


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Raisa Saley

Raisa Saley


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Julia Feely

Julia Feely


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Kayleigh Long

Kayleigh Long


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Jemimah Hendrick

Jemimah Hendrick


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Sarah Nuttall

Sarah Nuttall


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Katherine Couper

Katherine Couper


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Sabrina Polak

Sabrina Polak


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Kathryn Blair

Kathryn Blair


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Amelia Evans

Amelia Evans


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