Gary is a solicitor experienced in all areas of Family Law. He now specialises in care proceedings and Children's Act matters. He is a member of the Family Law Children's Panel, representing both parents and children and dealing with hearings in court as an advocate, as well as advising his clients out of court.
Upon graduating from the Bar Professional Training Course as ‘Very Competent’ John practised as a freelance civil advocate specialising in personal injury, contract and landlord and tenant claims. During this time, John also worked as a police station representative and volunteered for the National Centre for Domestic Violence. John represents our Clients at Court on a daily basis particularly in relation to emergency applications for injunctions. As well as his legal and advocacy skills John is also fluent in French and German and is competent with Mandarin
Affiliate Member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives
Laura is a legal executive with extensive experience in wills and trusts, but more recently has brought her energies into family work. Laura deals with emergency applications and helps to organise the department.
Paralegal, Personal Assistant to Bridget Barford
Julie has years of experience within legal firms, a wealth of knowledge in assisting clients and colleagues, drafting documents and preparing complex bundles. She is also an able people-manager, with great skills across the breadth of family law.
James specialises in assisting Clients who seek emergency protection from abusive partners.