Where/when you studied:
Professional expertise before joining the firm: Joined from University
When you joined the firm: 1988
Department responsibilities: Consultant in the Family Department
Areas of special legal expertise: All aspects of Matrimonial Law
Committees or organisations:
- Children Panel
- Child Concern
More information about Kathryn
She has been qualified for over 20 years and specialises in all aspects of family law. She's been a member of the Law Society Children Panel since 1995. She deals with all aspects of family law including divorce, children and finance. She has a particular specialism in children matters representing parents and children in both public and private law matters. Experienced in dealing with cases involving complicated medical evidence where for example children have suffered non-accidental injuries and also where cases involve consideration of psychological and psychiatric assessments of parents and psychological assessments of children. She is very experienced in dealing with cases at all levels of the court process. She is also experienced in dealing with adoption both within the context of public law applications, ie applications for placement orders and in the context of private free standing adoption applications.
First job: Trainee Solicitor
Hobbies: Films, reading, animals, theatre, computers (badly!)
Favourite food: Too many to say!
Favourite film: Too many to say!
Favourite group/artist: Too many to say!
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Favourite sport/team: Football
Favourite book: Return of the Native - Thomas Hardy
Likes: Nice meals, nice wine, good company
Dislikes: Traffic jams, rude people, dishonesty
Personal ambition: To be happy and healthy!