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Deans Court Chambers

Chambers of Tim Horlock QC

24 ST JOHN STREET, MANCHESTER, M3 4DF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0161 214 6000
Fax:
Fax 0161 214 6001
DX:
718155 MANCHESTER
Email:
Web:
www.deanscourt.co.uk
Manchester, Preston

Sasha Watkinson

Tel:
Work 0161 214 6000
Email:
Deans Court Chambers (Chambers of Tim Horlock QC)

Position

Sasha undertakes public law work of the utmost seriousness, including physical, sexual and emotional abuse, acting for local authorities, parents and children alike. She was instructed by a local authority to conduct existing care proceedings involving complex legal issues surrounding identification of perpetrators in finding of fact proceedings. She was later led by Susan Grocott QC in both the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court in the case now known as Re S-B UKSC17 [2010] 1 FLR 1161. She has also been led in High Court care proceedings involving the suspicious death of a child. Alongside her public law work, Sasha also undertakes complex private law cases involving sexual abuse, implacable hostility and international relocation.

Career

Called 1998; Lincoln’s Inn.

Member

Family Law Bar Association; Child Concern.

Education

Highworth School; University of Liverpool; Inns of Court School of Law.


Regional Bar : Northern Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Sasha Watkinson - Deans Court ChambersPolished, calm and compelling in court.

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