Christopher Adams > Chambers of Richard Atkins QC > Birmingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Atkins QC
St Philips Chambers
55 TEMPLE ROW
BIRMINGHAM
B2 5LS
England
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Position

Christopher joined Number 2 Fountain Court in 1988 and initially practised in common law. Christopher has practised exclusively in public law child care work since 1993. He acts on behalf of local authorities, parents and children. He was head of the St Philips childcare team for three years and has spoken at conferences and seminars on various aspects of the law relating to children. He appears regularly in cases involving serious and complex injuries to children.

Career

Called 1986; Lincoln’s Inn; recorder, 2005; deputy High Court judge, 2013.

Memberships

Association of Lawyers for Children; Family Law Association; British Agencies for Adoption and Fostering.

Education

King’s College, London (LLB Hons).

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors: Child Law (Public and Private)) Ranked: Tier 1

Christopher AdamsSt Philips ChambersCompletely unflappable, his eloquent and calm approach makes him an advocate of the highest calibre.