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Chambers of Ruth Henke QC

30 PARK PLACE, CARDIFF, CF10 3BS, WALES
Tel:
Work 029 2039 8421
Fax:
Fax 029 2039 8725
DX:
50756 CARDIFF- 2
Email:
Web:
www.30parkplace.co.uk

Catherine Heyworth

Tel:
Work 02920 398421
Email:
30 Park Place Chambers (Chambers of Ruth Henke QC)

Position

The majority of Catherine’s work now spanning across a 25 year period involves significant complex cases and high net worth financial dispute cases. Catherine is frequently enlisted against leading counsel thanks to her substantial experience.

Catherine is usually instructed by local authorities in order to conduct complex and demanding public law cases dealing almost exclusively with sexual abuse, physical abuse, infant/child death and severe neglect. Whilst undertaking a substantial amount of local authority work she is also instructed by parents and guardians.

Catherine also undertakes ancillary relief work which includes complex cases involving high net worth disputes, businesses and farming cases.

Catherine also undertakes cases in SEN tribunals for Local Education Authorities.

Career

Call: 1991; Inner Temple.

Member

  • Family Law Bar Association

Education

  • University of Glamorgan (1990 LLB (Hons))
  • Heolddu Comprehenshive School

Leisure

Enjoys family time with daughter and step children; keen fitness fanatic; enjoys walking rescue dogs and takes a keen interest in rescue animals, including adopting them herself!


Regional Bar: Wales and Chester Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Leading Juniors

Catherine Heyworth - 30 Park Place Chambers ‘ Specialises in care proceedings involving abuse allegations. ’

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