Areas of Expertise
Since being called to the bar in 1988, Julie practices exclusively in family work in public and private law.
Julie undertakes a substantial amount of care work and is experienced in all aspects of proceedings representing local authorities, children’s guardians and parents.
Julie regularly appears in all levels of the family court. Her cases have involved:
- Serious non-accidental injury
- Death of children
- Sexual abuse
- Chronic neglect
- Parental alienation
- Implacable hostility
Her particular strengths are client care and representation of vulnerable clients with severe learning and mental health difficulties.
Since being called to the bar in 1988, Julie has over 25 years’ experience in family financial provision. Julie advises and represents regularly in financial provision matters mainly financial orders upon divorce, and Schedule 1 Children Act 1989.
Julie appears on behalf of parties in:
- ‘Limited asset’ cases
- Cases involving substantial assets
- Family businesses
Julie is recognised for her sensible and grounded approach and relates well to clients of all backgrounds.