Christine Julien > Chambers of George Coates > Guildford, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of George Coates
Guildford Chambers
STOKE HOUSE, LEAPALE LANE
GUILDFORD
GU1 4LY
England

Work Department

Family.

Position

  • Christine has specialized in all areas of family law for the past 20 years. She has been recognised in the Legal 500 since 2012 as a leading junior in the field of Children law and is recommended for her care work.
  • She has a wide range of experience of public law cases acting for parents, children and Local authorities. She regularly acts in both high court and protracted county court cases.
  • She has considerable experience acting in care cases concerning: non accidental injuries (including acting for parents in a number of “shaken baby” cases involving serious brain injuries); neglect; emotional harm; sexual and physical abuse; interjurisdictional cases, substance abuse, cultural issues, learning difficulties and mental health issues.
  • She is experienced in contact and residence disputes, domestic violence, relocation cases, international child abduction and adoption.
  • She regularly delivers lectures on the public law.

Career

Called 1991; Inner Temple.

Reported Cases

Languages

Norwegian (fluent), French (conversational).

Memberships

Family Law Bar Association.

Education

University of Liverpool (LLB (Hons)); Council of Legal Education (1990 Bar Qualification).

Leisure

Tennis, skiing, travel, reading.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > South Eastern Circuit > Family and children law

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

Christine JulienGuildford Chambers ‘Christine has real attention to detail and thoroughly prepares cases. She is an expert at cross-examination and great at building an effective working relationship with the client.’