Lord Justice Jackson

We are delighted to announce that Mr Justice Jackson, a former member of chambers, has been appointed as Lord Justice of Appeal.  We send our warmest congratulations.


Legal Assistant Vacancy

We are currently recruiting for a new legal assistant. The closing date is 11th August. For full details please click here


C (Children) [2017]

David Williams QC, Henry Setright QC, Jacqueline Renton and Michael Gration appeared in re C. The case determined that anticipatory retention is a legal concept in Hague Convention 1980 proceedings.


Nicola Wallace

Nicola Wallace is returning to Harvard Law School next week to assist the teaching faculty in the delivery of the 5 day Advanced Mediation Course: Mediating Complex Disputes.


4PB Family Conference

4PB’s annual private client conference is on Thursday 29th June at Glaziers Hall.

The day conference will cover a number of cutting edge issues such as international and private lase transparency and media issues, vulnerable witnesses and personality disorders and finally, financial remedies for children of unmarried parents. The 4PB team will be joined by leading mediacal and media law experts.  We are delighted the Mr. Justice Alastair MacDonald has agreed to give the key note speech.

To find out more and to book a place click here.


Liverpool Law Society

Christopher Hames QC and Michael Edwards are speaking today about the 1996 Hague Convention at the Liverpool Law Society.