Law Pod UK : Family Law Series : Care Orders and Newborn Babies - Jul 2021
Clare Ciborowska is a specialist family practitioner and has a strong local practice.
Clare accepts instructions in care proceedings, Family Law Act applications, private family law and international family law and acts for parents, Local Authorities, Children and interveners appearing in the High Court and Court of Appeal as well as in the local Sussex Courts.
Clare has a strong work ethic and is adept at representing clients from all backgrounds including clients with diagnosed mental health problems, learning difficulties, substance misuse / addiction problems and parents who are often under intense emotional pressure in cases concerning their children.
Clare is regularly instructed in urgent / without notice applications and in fully contested matters and has recently completed the specialist advocacy training at Keble College, Oxford.
Clare takes time out of her court diary each year to teach students undertaking the BA/MA in social work court skills training at the University of Sussex.
Listen to Clare discuss cutting edge family law issues in our Family Law Podcast Series on your favourite podcast platform and find previous episodes here.View full profile »
Law Pod UK : Family Law Series : First Podcast Episode Released - May 2021
Clare Ciborowska comments on the Domestic Violence Bill in the Independent - Feb 2021
Richard Ager and Clare Ciborowska discuss Coercive Control and Abuse - Jan 2021
Coercive Control in the Family Courts: F v M  EWFC 4 - Jan 2021
Clare Ciborowska discusses Coercive Control at Cambridgeshire & West Suffolk Resolution Workshop - Nov 2020
The BBC asks ‘Is This Coercive Control?’ with Clare Ciborowska - Oct 2020
Clare Ciborowska & Natasha Isaac provide an update on Domestic Abuse for Lexis Nexis - Feb 2020
Clare Ciborowska writes about Dignity, Fairness, Equality, Respect and Independence in the Family Law Journal - Aug 2019
Join 1COR and East Sussex YRes with GoodLaw Solicitors for a Seminar on ‘Finance and Children’ - Jun 2019
Clare Ciborowska gives insight into coercive control in private law proceedings in the Family Law Journal - May 2019
International Women’s Day: Clare Ciborowska & Pegah Sharghy reflect on life at the Bar - Mar 2019
Clare Ciborowska on Domestic Abuse: Coercive Control - Oct 2018
Law Pod UK Ep. 43: Coercive and controlling behaviour as applied in the family courts - Oct 2018
Clare Ciborowska succeeds in Appeal of findings made at a private law (children) final hearing - Sep 2018
Clare Ciborowska and Kirsten Japp talk with Worthing Law Society about domestic abuse cases - Sep 2018
Clare Ciborowska succeeds in complex fact-finding hearing in a private law case concerning allegations of coercive control - Aug 2018
Martin Downs and Clare Ciborowska in case concerning placement of a child in The Gambia - Feb 2018
Clare Ciborowska and Christopher Rice successfully challenge a care plan for adoption - Jun 2017
Richard Ager and Clare Ciborowska appointed as Associates of the University of Sussex - Mar 2015
Clare Ciborowska’s Commentary on an Alternative Dispute Resolution Conference in Singapore - Dec 2012
Clare Ciborowska and Catriona Murdoch secure funding to attend International Legal Conferences - Sep 2012
Re J (A Child: Disclosure)  EWCA Civ 120: Sexual Abuse Allegations and Disclosure - Sep 2012
The role of Litigants in Person in the courts and the wider implications for family lawyers - Jul 2012
Family Law without the Lawyers? McKenzie Friends, Litigants in person and funding expert reports Seminar - Jun 2012
Luisa Morelli and Clare Ciborowska appear before the Court of Appeal - Dec 2011