Victoria acts for clients in relation to matters involving children, including where they should live or how much time they spend with the other parent and in cases where a specific issue needs to be determined, such as choice of school. Victoria often acts in complex cases which may involve social services or an intractable dispute where the children are joined to the proceedings. She understands the sensitive nature of children proceedings and will explain all options available to resolve the matter from alternative dispute resolution through to court proceedings.

Victoria also has particular expertise in acting for grandparents or other parties who are looking after children who aren’t their own and need to formalise these arrangements by way of a Live With Order or Special Guardianship Order. Victoria also assists client with non-molestation and occupation order proceedings.

Victoria also deals with financial issues relating to separation.

  • Victoria has dogged determination

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  • Victoria is calm and knowledgeable

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