• Care proceedings
• Child abduction and transnational jurisdiction
• Children law
• Civil partnerships
• Domestic abuse
• Domestic violence
• European law
• Family mediation
• Relationships and finances
Kenworthy's established family team provides skilled advice and representation in all aspects of financial and children matters throughout the family courts. The team are known for their excellent client care and tenacious approach to secure the best overall outcome for their clients.
Private Children Law
The team have significant experience in private children law, members represent clients at all stages of cases, delivering first class service combining meticulous preparation and excellent advocacy with a sensitive, clear, approachable manner with clients.
Members of the team accept Direct Access Instructions for Private Children Law matters.
Our family barristers have significant experience in public children law, acting both for parents and local authorities in lengthy and complex care proceedings. Several of our members have previously worked as senior solicitors and in-house advocates at Local Authorities; bringing their experience to benefit in representing both applicants and respondents.
The family team boast considerable experience in financial matters, and will advise on early settlement proposals, handle FDR negotiations or provide a firm fight at final hearing. We are also able to deal with property, landlord and tenant and chancery disputes between unmarried partners.