Jonathan Sampson QC and Matthew Brookes-Baker in the Court of Appeal in GC (A Child)


5th Dec 2020 | News


Re: GC (A Child) (WITHDRAWL OF ACRE PROCEEDINGS) [2020] EWCA Civ 848 

Jonathan Sampson QC appeared on behalf of the First Respondent Local Authority and Matthew Brookes-Baker appeared on behalf of the Second Respondent Mother, who was opposing an appeal against a Circuit Judge’s decision to grant permission to a Local Authority to withdraw proceedings where findings of fact on an alleged NAI had been sought. The appeal was allowed and the matter was remitted for the fact finding hearing to take place.  


Do you have a similar case?

If you would like some help or advice, talk about a similar matter, call our clerks on 020 7353 6961.

Recent

We are delighted to announce that Anna Yarde has returned from maternity leave

We are delighted to welcome Anna back from maternity leave who is once more focused on her busy practice. Anna...

Mehvish Chaudhry co-authors article which explores the 1980 Hague Convention on Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction and British Overseas Territories

Mehvish Chaudhry has co-authored an article alongside James Netto, Partner at The International Family Law Group, which...

Edward Devereux QC in this week’s Family Law Week podcast

Edward Devereux QC joins host Rachel Cooper in the latest episode of the Family Law Week podcast in which he discusses...

Search