Therasa originally started at Stephensons in 2005 as a secretary, working for a partner in the family team. She developed through to being a clerk and enrolled on the CIlex course to train to be a legal executive.
Whilst studying, she remained working full time and progressed to be a fee earner working predominantly on child protection matters. Therasa works on both private and public law cases and represents a wide number of clients ranging from social services, parents, grandparents and extended family members.
Therasa has worked on a number of complex family matters which have involved immigration issues and extended family members in a number of different countries.
Areas of specialism
- Care proceedings (inc. pre proceedings)
- Contact disputes / child arrangement orders
- Discharge of care proceedings
- Special guardianship orders