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Chambers of Alex Verdan QC

TEMPLE, LONDON, EC4Y 7EX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7427 5200
Fax:
Fax 020 7353 4979
DX:
1035 LONDON CHANCERY LANE
Email:
Web:
www.4pb.com

Catherine Wood QC

Tel:
Work 020 7427 5200
Email:
4 Paper Buildings (Chambers of Alex Verdan QC)

Position

Barrister dealing with all aspects of family law relating to children. Reported cases include: AAA v ASH, Registrar General for England and Wales and the Secretary for Justice [2010] 1 FLR 1; K v K [2007] 1 FLR 345; Re A (abduction: habitual residence: Consent) [2006] 2 FLR I; Re U (re-opening of appeal) [2005] 2 FLR 444; Re S (child: financial provision) [2005] 2 FLR 94; Harris v Harris; Attorney-General v Harris [2001] 2 FLR 895; G v G (care proceedings: split trials) [2001] 1 FLR 872; G v G (standard proof) [2001] 1 FCR 97; Re H (contact: mother’s opposition) [2001] 1 FCR 59; Re DH (a minor) (child abuse) [1994] 1 FLR 679. Qualified family mediator and an early neutral evaluator.

Career

Called 1985; Middle Temple; Recorder: 2007; Silk 2011.

Member

Pro Bono Unit; FLBA; IAML; Associate Member of Resolution; Association of Lawyers for Children.

Education

Queen Mary’s High School for Girls, Walsall; Queen Mary College, University of London.


London Bar

Children law (including public and private law)

Within: Leading Silks

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