Charlotte Ash > Chambers of Deni Mathews > Plymouth, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Deni Mathews
KBG Chambers
115 NORTH HILL
PLYMOUTH, DEVON
England

Work Department

Family Law

Position

Charlotte has a range of experience in relation to both privateand public law family matters including child arrangement disputes, financialremedy proceedings, care proceedings and disputes under the Family Law Act.

Charlotte has a particular interest in financial remedy disputesand regularly represents clients across at all stages of financial remedyproceedings including applications for variation, enforcement and interimrelief. 

Family Finance

Charlotte has undertaken a wide variety of financialdisputes being instructed for both the FDR and final hearing, including a rangeof more unusual or complex matters involving:

·       Inheritance disputes;

·       A party failing to provide financial disclosure;

·       farming;

·       Applications for maintenance pending suit;

Care & Adoption

Charlotte is regularly instructed in a range of private law family matters involving multifaceted and difficult issues including allegations of domestic abuse, allegations of sexual abuse by a parent, FII, contested fact finding hearings, parental alienation, instructions of a Rule 16.4 Guardian and instructions of experts.

DOLS Care Proceedings

Charlotte has undertaken a number of High Court DOLS applications including ex-parte applications.

Domestic Violence and Injunctions

Charlotte is regularly instructed on a range of non-molestation and occupation orders for both applicant and respondent.

Private Law Children

Charlotte is regularly instructed in a range of private law family matters involving multifaceted and difficult issues including allegations of domestic abuse, allegations of sexual abuse by a parent, FII, contested fact finding hearings, parent alienation, instructions of a Rule 16.4 Guardian and instructions of experts.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Western Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors: Child Law (Public and Private))Ranked: Tier 2

Charlotte AshKBG ChambersCharlotte is extremely efficient and knowledgeable. She is always well-prepared; clients feel immediately at ease. An assiduous advocate.’

KBG Chambers houses a team which fields expertise in financial remedy work and private and public children law matters. Practice head William Higginson is ‘an impressive advocate‘, and is highly regarded for his specialist knowledge of public children law matters; he regularly handles complex hearings involving allegations of physical and sexual abuse and factitious illness. Charlotte Ash acts for parents, guardians and local authorities across the range of children law work, and the ‘very capableJade Corden is experienced in cases involving complex mental health issues, allegations of domestic abuse and parental alienation. Financial remedy specialist Jonathon Bosanko is ‘always dependable‘, ‘supportive and reassuring‘ and ‘very pragmatic‘.