|21/09/12||Legal 500 2012
We are delighted to announce that a record number of Barristers from Chambers have been recommended in the Legal 500 2012 edition. Chambers has been ranked in the top tier of leading sets in the area of Children Law describing chambers as '‘the first port of call for any public, private or international Children Act case in the UK".
A total of 21 members of chambers have been recommended in the 2012 edition across the two areas of finance and children.
|12/09/12||Chambers & Partners Awards 2012
We are delighted to announce that we have been nominated in all three Chambers & Partners Family Awards 2012 categories. We have been nominated as Family Set of the Year. Alex Verdan QC as Family Silk of the Year and Justine Johnston as Family Junior of the Year.
|10/09/12||Evidence in Child Abuse Cases Conference
Alex Verdan QC is the Chair of the forthcoming Jordans conference on 20th September, Jo Delahunty QC will be speaking on 'Expert Medical Evidence in Child Protection Cases: Use and Abuse; A practical guide'
|22/08/12||Jordans Family law Awards
We are delighted that four of our barristers have been shortlisted to win an award. Henry Setright QC as Family Silk of the Year, Charles Hale as Junior of the Year and both Michael Gration and Jacqueline Renton have been nomiated as Young Family Barrister of the Year. The Awards take place on the 10th October.
|01/08/12||Radio 4 - Face the Facts Program
Teertha Gupta QC was on Radio 4's ‘Face the Facts’ program today talking about earning disabilities are ending up in forced marriages.earning disabilities are ending up in forced marriages.people with learning disabilites ending up in forced marriages. To listen click here
|27/07/12||Head of Chambers
On 1st October 2012, Jonathan Cohen QC will step down as Head of Chambers to be replaced by Alex Verdan QC. Chambers are indebted to Jonathan for his 10 years of great leadership during which chambers has grown from strength to strength. Jonathan will remain in full time practice at 4PB.
|25/07/12||Supreme Court Judgement in T (Children)
The decision which has been much anticipated by everyone involved in public law children cases, relates to the issue of costs orders against local authorities in care proceedings. Teertha Gupta QC, Dorothea Gartland, Charles Hale and Rebecca Foulkes were all involved in the case. To view the case summary click here
Congratulations to Michael Simon who has been appointed as a Master of the Bench at the Inner Temple.
|18/07/12||Radio 4 - "Face the Facts" Program
Jacqueline Renton was on Radio 4's ‘Face the Facts’ program today talking about international children abduction. To listen click here
|11/07/12||New Logo & Website
Welcome to our new website, which we hope you will find useful. Please let us know what you think