Nick Goodwin QC successful in the Court of Appeal in B (A CHILD)(Designated Local Authority) [2020] EWCA Civ 1673

19th Dec 2020 | News

Nick mounted a successful appeal under s.31(8) and s.105(6) Children Act 1989 against a Circuit Judge’s decision to designate the local authority he represented as being responsible for administering a care order in respect of a child. 

The judgment can be found here

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