Catrin John > Chambers of Ruth Henke QC > Cardiff, Wales > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Child care; matrimonial finance; mental health.

Position

Catrin practises primarily in the area of family law and is a well regarded practitioner often conducting complex cases alongside and against leading counsel.

She has predominantly been instructed to represent Local Authorities and Children’s Guardians in complex cases involving serious sexual and physical abuse of children and has earned a reputation for being well prepared and robust.

Catrin has appeared in lengthy trials on alleged non-accidental injuries and issues of parenting impaired by mental or fabricated illness.

She is also Instructed by Local Authorities in cases under the Mental Health Act such as the displacement of a nearest relative.

Career

Call: 1992; Gray’s Inn

  • Former Circuit junior on Wales and Chester Circuit

Memberships

  • Family Law Bar Association

Education

  • Inns of Court School of Law
  • Cardiff University (LLB);
  • Penyrheol Comprehensive School, Swansea

Leisure

Occassional gym, travel.

Lawyer Rankings

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

Within: Leading Juniors -

Catrin John



30 Park Place Chambers



Instructed in both public and private children matters.