Emma-Louise Fenelon succeeds in damages claim for survivor of child abuse - May 2019
Child Abuse Compensation Law
Emma is developing a practice in child abuse claims on behalf of claimants against local authorities, schools and individuals. She has experience before the Criminal Injuries Compensation Appeals panel.
She is currently junior counsel, acting for the main group of Core Participants in the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, led by Iain O’Donnell. She is instructed on the modules examining historic child abuse in the Roman Catholic Church (Ampleforth, Downside and Ealing Abbeys) and by the late Greville Janner.
Emma was seconded to Bolt Burdon Kemp Solicitors for three months in 2018, where she worked primarily on claims relating to the Shirley Oaks/Lambeth Childrens’ Homes Redress Scheme.
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Philip Havers QC, Emma-Louise Fenelon & Charlotte Gilmartin discuss Darnley v Croydon Health Services at Weightmans’ Healthcare Training Seminar - Apr 2019
The Birmingham Pub Bombings Inquest concludes - Apr 2019
The Birmingham Pub Bombings Inquest opens - Feb 2019
Five members volunteer at Inner Temple’s ‘Becoming a Barrister’ day - Feb 2019
Iain O’Donnell, Matthew Donmall and Emma-Louise Fenelon act in important recent Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) hearing - Feb 2019
Emma-Louise Fenelon in inquest into death in prison - Sep 2018
Emma-Louise Fenelon acted in a recent inquest into death of a young man on a mental health ward - Apr 2018
Jo Moore and Emma-Louise Fenelon instructed in a recent inquest in Winchester - Nov 2017
Emma-Louise Fenelon successfully represents NHS Trust in NAI case - Aug 2017
1COR Annual Professional Discipline Seminar - Jun 2017