Elizabeth McGahey > Chambers of Ruth Henke QC > Cardiff, > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Ruth Henke QC
30 Park Place Chambers
30 PARK PLACE
CARDIFF
CF10 3BS
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Position

Elizabeth has considerable experience of care work on behalf of Local Authorities for families and children including non accidental injury, neglect and sexual abuse. Her work has included child abduction in the UK and abroad.

She also has experience of representing local health boards in the context of allegations within care proceedings or religious objections to infant medical treatment.

In her approach to ancillary relief and cohabitant finance, Elizabeth values the negotiation process as a cost-effective means of resolving disputes wherever that can be achieved.

Elizabeth is qualified as a Resolution Family Law Mediator.

In addition to her busy practice Elizabeth is an external examiner to Cardiff University in Professional Ethics and Family Law.

Career

Call: 1994; Inner Temple

Languages

French

Memberships

Resolution; FLBA

Education

  • University of Wales, Cardiff BA (Hons) English (First Class Honours)
  • CPE
  • Inns of Court School of Law

Leisure

Mountain climbing, travel, theatre.