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Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC

9-10 PARK PLACE, CARDIFF, CF10 3DP, WALES
Tel:
Work 029 2038 2731
Fax:
Fax 029 2022 2542
DX:
50751 CARDIFF-2
Email:
Web:
www.9parkplace.co.uk

Paul Hopkins QC

Tel:
Work 029 2038 2731
Email:
9 Park Place (Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC)

Position

Barrister specialising in family law. Covers all aspects of family law and related areas, with particular specialisations in complex care cases. Recent significant cases include: Re R (Children) [2015] EWCA Civ 167; Re MW (Care management) [2010] 1 FLR 1093; Re N (Jurisdiction) [2007] EWHC 1274, [2007] Fam Law 901; Re EN [2007] EWCA 264, [2007] Fam Law 452 (adoption: special guardianship); Re C [2006] 1 FLR 589 (adoption: disclosure to father); Re R [2006] 1 FLR 483 (care: plan for adoption: best interests); Re Y [2004] 2 FLR 330 (removal from the jurisdiction).

Career

Called 1989, Gray’s Inn; Recorder 2006; QC 2009; Bencher Gray’s Inn 2013; Director of Family Contact, Cardiff 2001-2013. External examiner BPTC Cardiff University 2011-13; approved counsel to Welsh Assembly Government 2009-12.

Languages

Welsh.

Member

Family Law Bar Association; Association of London Welsh Lawyers.

Education

University of Birmingham (LLB).


Regional Bar : Wales and Chester Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading silks

Paul Hopkins QC - 9 Park PlaceHis broad practice includes non-accidental injuries, fabricated illness and alleged radicalisation.

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