Catherine Preen

Call - 1988 Joined Chambers - 1990
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Public Law Children

Cathy has practised exclusively in Family law since 1990. She represents parents, grandparents and children in all aspects of public law in the County Court, High Court and Court of Appeal.  Cases have involved:

  • Chronic neglect
  • Non-accidental injury
  • Death of children
  • Sexual abuse
  • Genetic testing

She specialises in the representation of vulnerable, fragile and parents with learning-disabilities.

Notable Cases

Wolverhampton City Council v JA & Ors [2017] EWFC 62 (18 August 2017)

Re: Y (Children) [2016] EWCA CIV 1091

M v Warwickshire County Council [1994] 2 FLR 593

Staffordshire County Council v B [1998] 1 FLR 261


LLB (Hons)

Kings London Bar Finals


Family Law Bar Association

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