Experience

Year of Call: 1986

Education

St John’s School Leatherhead

Keele University (BA Law and American Studies) Graduated 1985

Appointments

Pupil Supervisor (Middle Temple) since 1994

Profile

Alistair has now amassed over 30 years experience of court work involving children and vulnerable adults. Nearly all of his work is now in the High Court and a significant proportion involves complex issues with international elements. He has considerable experience in relation to child abduction involving countries that are and are not signatures to the 1980 or 1996 Hague Conventions. He regularly appears in cases involving issues arising from Brussels IIa or the 1996 Hague convention. Several cases that he has been involved in have featured in the national media.

Professional Memberships

Family Law Bar Associtation
Middle Temple

14/09/17
[2017] EWHC 2298 (Fam)
03/03/17
[2017] EWHC 1804 (Fam)
03/03/17
[2017] EWHC 1804 (Fam)
27/01/17
[2017] EWHC 158 (Fam)
10/08/16
[2016] EWHC 2226 (Fam)
15/10/15
[2015] EWHC 4050 (Fam)
07/11/13
[2013] EWHC 3554 (Fam)
02/09/13
[2013] EWHC 3857 (Fam)
16/05/13
[2013] EWHC 1353 (Fam)
25/04/13
[2013] EWCA Civ 431
10/09/08
(2009) 1 FLR 349; [2008] EWCA Civ 1249
24/06/08
(2008) 2 FLR 1389; [2008] EWHC 1484 (Fam)
23/05/07
(2007) 2 FLR 914 : (2008) BLGR 37; [2007] EWHC 1250 (Fam)
26/05/05
(2005) 2 FLR 1309 : [2005] EWHC 970 (Fam); Times, June 6, 2005