Family: Care & Children
The Care & Children team are a well-established and highly committed team of practitioners with a depth and breadth of experience in both private and public law matters at all levels of call to ensure that we are able to match our clients to the most suitable barrister.
- Public Law / Care and Adoption Proceedings
- Private Law Children: Contact and Residence disputes under the Children Act 1989
- Domestic violence & injunctions
- (International) child abduction
The Family Finance team is a well-established and highly committed team of practitioners with a wealth of experience in ancillary relief and trusts of land.
- Divorce & Separation
- Cohabitation including Trusts of Land & Appointment of Trustees Act 1996
- Inheritance Act claims
Employment & Discrimination
Chambers has a well-established employment practice. Members of our team provide a high quality, effective and approachable service, focusing on the particular needs of the client. We regularly represent clients in cases of all complexity, from high value restrictive covenant claims and directors’ duties to unfair dismissal and minimum wage disputes.
Chancery and Commercial
Members of the Chancery & Commercial practice group cover a broad and diverse range of disputes, we are highly experienced, able to assist with both non contentious and contentious issues and able confidently to advise at all stages, from initial tactics through to drafting and representation at mediation or trial.
Personal Injury & Clinical Negligence
Members of Chambers act for both claimants and defendants in personal injury, clinical negligence, product liability and fatal accident claims. We have experienced advocates at all levels of seniority. Our work includes (but is not limited to): road traffic accidents; catastrophic brain and spinal injury; accidents at work; industrial disease; stress and bullying at work; and failures to diagnose. We have represented Properly Interested Parties at Inquests. We have also been involved in cases where jurisdictional issues engage and claims against the Ministry of Defence.
Members of Chambers offer advice and representation in respect of a full range of immigration and asylum matters; representing clients across the country in the First Tier Tribunal; the Upper Tribunal; the Administrative Court and the higher Appellate Courts.
No 18 Children’s Arbitration & Resolution
At No.18 Chambers, we pride ourselves on being forward thinking. Whether its adjudication, arbitration, mediation, expert neutral evaluation or a combination of these, our barristers have the skills and experience to maximise the chances of a positive result. We have developed one of the strongest and diverse local Family and Civil teams, at both senior and junior levels. In our continuing commitment to Family and Civil law we have a range of non-court based ways of resolving disagreements which can often result in saving money, time and most importantly reducing the stress levels that can often be associated with litigation.