Richard Miller > Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Paul Hopkins QC
9 Park Place
9-10 PARK PLACE
CARDIFF
CF10 3DP
Wales
Richard Miller photo

Position

Barrister dealing with Children Act matters with particular emphasis on care work. Head of the family practice team at Temple chambers, Cardiff (2011-12) and chairman of the pupillage committee (2002-12). Pupil supevisor (2000 to date). Notable cases include AP v Vale of Glamorgan Council [2007] EWCA Civ 1265 and Re A (A child) (Care Order) (LTL 19/10/06)

Career

Called 1991; Gray’s Inn. Legal advisor to the Care Council for Wales, 2006-12; legal advisor to Nursing and Midwifery Council 2011 to date.

Memberships

Wales & Chester Circuit; Family Law Bar Association.

Education

Bryn Celynnog School; Polytechnic of Wales (1990 LLB (Hons); Inns of Court School of Law.

Leisure

History, Rugby Union, wine.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Wales and Chester Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors: Child Law (Public and Private)) Ranked: Tier 3

Richard Miller9 Park PlaceHe is an excellent and skilled advocate, whose thorough preparation and unflappable manner earns the trust of all clients, including those who are facing extremely serious allegations and are very vulnerable.