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Broadway House Chambers

Chambers of Rodney Ferm

1 CITY SQUARE, LEEDS, LS1 2ES, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 246 2600
Fax:
Fax 0113 246 2609
DX:
26403 LEEDS PARK SQUARE
Email:
Web:
www.broadwayhouse.co.uk
Bradford, Leeds

Emily Ward

Tel:
Work 0113 246 2600
Email:
Broadway House Chambers (Chambers of Rodney Ferm)

Position

Practises in all areas of civil law. Family: keen interest in matrimonial finance, instructed to represent both publicly and privately funded clients in all areas of financial remedy. Also instructed to represent clients in claims involving section 37 applications and applications to set aside property transactions. Frequently instructed in both public and private law Children Act proceedings. Regularly represents clients at finding of fact hearings, interim hearings and final hearings in relation to contact, residence and specific issue disputes (including removal from the jurisdiction) in addition to proceedings under the Family Law Act 1996. In public law proceedings Emily represents local authorities, parents, extended family members and children (through their guardians) in applications for emergency protection orders, interim care orders, care orders and placement orders. Civil: also interested in all areas of civil law with a particular interest in personal injury, civil applications and negligence. Often instructed to represent clients in civil matters, including landlord and tenant and housing disputes, credit hire, personal injury actions (including road traffic incidents and employers liability) and enforcement proceedings. Has represented clients on all litigation tracks and has appeared in both the County and the High Court.

Career

Called 2011, Middle Temple.

Member

Family Law Bar Association; Employment Law Bar Association; Bar Pro Bono Unit.

Education

Holy Cross Sixth Form College; University of Manchester (LLB (Hons), first class); Manchester Metropolitan University (BPTC, very competent); Middle Temple Godfrey Scholarship.


Regional Bar : North Eastern Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Emily Ward - Broadway House ChambersA courageous advocate who pursues her cases with vigour.

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