Mothers Unite UK

Domestic and child abuse in Family Court

RECOMMENDED SOLICITORS, BARRISTERS, McKENZIE FRIENDS, PSYCH EXPERTS

Note-McKenzie Friends are not professionals. They can be anyone except a relative and assist a litigant in person in a court of law in England and Wales. This person does not need to be legally qualified. Litigants in person are entitled to have assistance, lay or professional, unless there are exceptional circumstances. Please be very careful with MKFs, many are pro fathers. See Practice Guidance: McKenzie Friends (Civil and Family Courts)


Recommended by members:

-SOLICITORS/BARRISTERS
Camilla Khawaja
Direct access barrister Based in London area
Matthew Miklaucich of Milner Elledge in Romford, Essex. Barrister, Amy Stout
Tozers Solicitors - Newton Abbott, Devon
Rachel Horman -Highly recommended. Domestic abuse knowledge- Lancashire NOTE: (9/11/2018) Poor service experienced by a member. High initial consulation cost then transferred to an inexperienced trainee, poor outcome
Philcox Gray solicitors, particularly Denise Hoilette - London based
Philip Squire & Lindsay Adams - barristers
Best Solicitors, Sheffield-Alison Leversidge, Shetal Gudgeon, Wendy Bailey
Fiona McCreath 2BKW- Barrister https://2kbw.com/
Charlie Parker- solicitor Prescot https://www.ticklehallcross.co.uk/
Katy Dale - barrister- chambers in Liverpool
Peter Reynolds - Rowberry Morris- Richmond and Staines http://www.rowberrymorris.co.uk/sit...


MCKENZIE FRIENDS
Fiona Maria Barry
Karin Swankie (possibly deals more in care and SS?)
Emma Simpson and case worker Jane Warren both from GDASS. http://www.gdass.org.uk/

PSYCHIATRISTS/PSYCH EXPERTS
Dr Richard Eyre - based in Wiltshire but travels. Very thorough & very kind