Crown Chambers signs Women in Law Pledge

Crown Chambers signs Women in Law Pledge

Crown Chambers signs Women in Law Pledge   Crown Chambers is delighted to have signed the Women in Law Pledge, a commitment to working together to harness the power of gender equality to transform the business of law. An initiative led by The Bar Council,...
Public Law Update: April 2021

Public Law Update: April 2021

Public Law Update: April 2021   Index of Cases Re YY (Children: Conduct of the Local Authority) [2021] EWHC 749 (Fam) – The Court of Appeal considers the serious failings of a Local Authority – https://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2021/749.html Re P (A...
Private Family Law Update: March 2021

Private Family Law Update: March 2021

Private Family Law Update: March 2021   Index of Cases Re H-N and Others (Children) (Domestic Abuse: Finding of fact hearings) [2021] EWCA Civ 448 – 4 appeals considering the approach to finding of fact hearings in private law matters involving allegations of...
F (A Child: Adjournment)

F (A Child: Adjournment)

F (A Child: Adjournment   Appeal by Mother (M) against the refusal of her application for the adjournment of an imminent final hearing in care proceedings.  The proceedings concerned a boy J.  J’s Mother was 19 when he was born and not living with the Father....
Crown Chambers welcomes third family Silk

Crown Chambers welcomes third family Silk

Crown Chambers welcomes third family Silk Crown Chambers is delighted to welcome Jeremy Weston QC as our third silk door tenant. Jeremy specialises in family law and is described in Chambers & Partners as “highly regarded and tactically astute”. He has expertise...
Pupillage Applications and Dealing with the Rejection

Pupillage Applications and Dealing with the Rejection

Pupillage Applications and Dealing with the Rejection Anyone who has been thinking about applying for pupillage for more than 5 minutes knows how incredibly competitive it is. To give an idea of exactly how competitive it is – the latest report by the BSB shows that...