Julie Stather advances the case for reform of the law relating to the rights of grandchildren to see...
Chambers has an excellent reputation for its work in Public Law Children matters.
Members have a wealth of experience acting for all sides in a range of different cases. We act for parents, interveners, grandparents, separately represented children, children via their children’s guardians and Local Authorities.
We accept instructions in care proceedings (ICOs/EPOs/Care Orders) adoption proceedings and applications for placement orders and appeals at all levels.
Our team is comprised of specialists who have expertise in the following cases:
- Wardship/Inherent Jurisdiction
- Fact-finding hearings
- Cases where there are parallel criminal proceedings
- Cases in the High Court.
- International care/adoption proceedings
- Non-accidental injuries
- Sexual abuse
- Physical harm
- Fabricated and Induced Illness
We pride ourselves on being able to provide first-class advocacy services and work in partnership with our solicitors to achieve good outcomes for clients.
Enhancing the rights of grandchildren to see their grandparents - Jun 2018
1COR Members demonstrate how Arbitration with Children can work at the Mock Arbitration - Jun 2018
Martin Downs and Aviva Le Prevost successful in Court of Appeal challenge on Wardship - Jan 2013
1COR host Public Law Seminar with East Sussex Resolution - Mar 2018
Four members in key case on the independence of Children’s Guardians - Jul 2011
Martin Downs successful in international relocation appeal - Feb 2018
Martin Downs and Clare Ciborowska in case concerning placement of a child in The Gambia - Feb 2018