Mandy practises in all areas of family law. She has extensive experience in care proceedings and private children law disputes. Mandy is also regularly instructed in family finance cases and in the Court of Protection. Mandy is a trained mediator.
In public law children matters, Mandy regularly represents local authorities, parents and grandparents. Her experience includes cases of non-accidental injury involving complex medical evidence, sexual abuse cases, neglect and applications within care proceedings for Special Guardianship orders.
Mandy deals with all aspects of private children law including Hague Convention proceedings, contested relocation applications and representation of rule 16.4 guardians.
Mandy is also instructed in family finance cases, including: matrimonial finance; financial provision for children pursuant to Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989 and property disputes between cohabitees.
Mandy has provided advice and representation in cases concerning the recognition of foreign marriages and divorce. She also practises in the Court of Protection.
Mandy is particularly good at reassuring and dealing with a wide variety of clients from differing backgrounds.