Matthew Brookes-Baker and Stephen Crispin in Bracknell Forest Council v Mother & Ors [2024] EWFC 68

Stephen Crispin appeared on behalf of the Joint Legal Team for the Applicant Council and Matthew Brookes-Baker was instructed by Griffiths Robertson Solicitors for the Second Respondent father in Bracknell Forest Council v…

Simon Miller and Alex Perry in Re Z (Infant Fatality) [2024] EWHC 618 (Fam)

In Re Z (Infant Fatality) [2024] EWHC 618 (Fam) Simon Miller, leading Alex Perry, was instructed by Jackson West for the mother in this fact-finding hearing in care proceedings issued following death of…

Edward Bennett appeared in an important international surrogacy case concerning the interrelationship between the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 2008 and the Adoption and Children Act 2002

Re AB (A Child) [2024] EWHC 586 (Fam) concerned a child born through surrogacy in the USA. The parents sought to establish their child’s interest as beneficiary of family trusts…

Court of Appeal provides guidance on the application of s.31(3A-B) CA89 and primacy of the ACA 2002 welfare checklist in care proceedings where care plan is one of placement for adoption

In Re J (Care Plan for Adoption) [2024] EWCA Civ 265 Jonathan Sampson KC, leading Vicky Reynolds, was instructed by Shazia Rana of Duncan Lewis Solicitors for the Appellant mother…

Elisabeth Wickham and Oliver Powell in Luton Borough Council v R & Ors [2024] EWFC 52

Elisabeth Wickham, instructed by Family Law Group, represented the First Respondent mother and Oliver Powell, instructed by Hepburn Delaney Solicitors, represented the children’s guardian in Luton Borough Council v R &…

Edward Bennett in Natalie Dawn Kennedy v Philip Thomas [2024] EWHC 303 (Fam)

Edward Bennett appeared in the High Court in committal proceedings which were reported in both The Times and the Daily Mail.

Aidan Vine KC in TRC (Father) v NS (Mother) (Extensions of Time; Composite Hearings) [2024] EWHC 80 (Fam)

Aidan Vine KC, instructed by Chase Morgan Solicitors, represented the Respondent Mother in TRC (Father) v NS (Mother) (Extensions of Time; Composite Hearings) [2024] EWHC 80 an appeal from a decision by…

Mehvish Chaudhry in A Father v A Mother [2024] EWHC 352 (Fam) 

Mehvish Chaudhry, instructed by Freemans Solicitors, represented the Applicant Father in A Father v A Mother [2024] EWHC 352 (Fam)  an application by Father for summary return of his children to…

Nick Goodwin KC and Martha Gray in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea v NM & Ors [2024] EWFC 48

Nick Goodwin KC was instructed by the Applicant Local Authority and Martha Gray was instructed by Dawson Cornwell in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea v NM & Ors [2024] EWFC…

Martha Gray in NG v CJ [2024] EWHC 338 (Fam)

Martha Gray was instructed by Dawson Cornwell solicitors for the Applicant in NG v CJ [2024] EWHC 338 (Fam); a successful application for the summary return of a child to…

Ruth Cabeza in X v X & Anor (Time Barred Adoption) [2024] EWHC 364 (Fam)

Ruth was instructed by The International Family Law Group LLP for the Applicant stepfather in X v X & Anor (Time Barred Adoption) [2024] EWHC 364 (Fam). This case involved…

Jonathan Sampson KC led Hannah Mettam in Re AA (Re Children Act 1989) [2023] EWFC 278 

Instructed by Wilson Browne Solicitors, Jonathan Sampson KC led Hannah Mettam.  They represented the Mother in Re AA (Re Children Act 1989) [2023] EWFC 278; a fact finding hearing in care proceedings concerning…

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