Care & Adoption
Our family team are experienced in all aspects of public law and related matters.
Our barristers have wide-ranging experience in dealing with cases involving, amongst other things, sexual and/or physical abuse, non-accidental injuries, mental health issues, drug and/or alcohol abuse, neglect, abduction, FGM and trafficking. Our expertise extends to Wardship proceedings in the High Court and cases involving an international element.
Our barristers are regularly instructed to act on behalf of public bodies and private individuals in every stage of care, supervision, placement and adoption orders from urgent application to final hearing. We are able to provide representation at hearings, written and oral advice and we represent clients throughout the Western Circuit and further afield.
Unity Street Chambers pride ourselves in being approachable and alive to the sensitive nature of public law proceedings and ensure the best results for clients through forensic preparation and skilful advocacy.