4PB are delighted to welcome Mai-Ling Savage

9th October 2023

Chambers are delighted to announce that Mai-Ling Savage, formerly of Garden Court Chambers, has joined 4PB with immediate effect.


Mai-Ling is an experienced practitioner in Court of Protection cases, acting in cases involving adults with learning disabilities, adults with acquired brain injury and people with dementia, including disputes about residence or contact with family members.

She is regularly instructed in an array of Children’s Law cases, including residence and contact disputes, as well as international abduction and international adoption. She has particular expertise in care proceedings involving allegations of non-accidental injury with complex medical issues or disputed medical evidence, sexual abuse, factitious illness and vulnerable adults. Mai-Ling also has vast experience in financial remedies work and appears in courts of all levels, including the High Court.

In a joint statement, our Heads of Chambers, Charles Hale KC and Barbara Mills KC, said, “Mai-Ling will enhance our court of protection practice immensely and provide further expert seniority in that area as well as several other areas of family practice. She was a clear fit for 4PB, and we are proud that she’s chosen us as her new home.”

Mai-Ling said, “I am delighted to embark on this new chapter with 4PB. I am very much looking forward to working alongside the team at 4PB to build on my family practice success and bring my expertise in Court of Protection work.”

To read Mai-Ling’s full profile, click here.