In care proceedings it is most often the case that the parties involved are a small circle consisting of the local authority, the parents, and the children through their representative, the children's guardian, a professional appointed by the court...
Stephensons are one of the few law firms that have the strength in depth to handle all types of child care cases from the most straightforward to distressing situations involving allegations of child abuse, neglect or injury. Our award winning national team has unrivalled experience in acting for clients ranging from allegations of relatively minor harm to those who have been falsely accused of causing serious injuries.
If you are involved in these types of sensitive cases you not only need a legal representative who has experience in this area of law you also need a team who are compassionate, sympathetic and non-judgmental when listening to your concerns. In complex cases such as allegations of sexual or physical abuse, serious injury or long-term neglect medical evidence may be required.
For a free, no obligation initial chat with one of our legal advisors call us on 0203 816 0548.