Julia Nelson > Chambers of Christopher Williams > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Christopher Williams
Parklane Plowden

Work Department

Julia Nelson is a barrister at Parklane Plowden Chambers who specialises in Family: Children, Family: Property & Finance, Court of Protection, Inquests & Fatal Accidents and Public & Admin Law.


Julia has specialised in Family Law for 23 years and has vast experience of dealing with a wide range of people and cases. Her practice includes the full range of family finance work and children. In private law disputes she is able to advise and represent clients in both finance and children issues and clients greatly value the continuity of relationship between the two forms of dispute. Julia has a considerable record of success in contested cases and a fearsome reputation for cross-examination and uncovering concealed assets. Julia’s no nonsense approach, enthusiasm and tenacity has earned her an enviable reputation with family solicitors who compete to instruct her on behalf of their clients.

Julia has extensive experience of dealing with disputes regarding the welfare of children including numerous applications for leave to remove children from the jurisdiction and internal relocation. Julia’s practice encompasses all forms of family disputes and her extensive court of protection practice means she has also successfully represented clients in divorce and children cases where the client is vulnerable or lacks capacity.


Called: 1993


Family Law Bar Association (FLBA)


BA (Hons), University of Manchester

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > North Eastern Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors) Ranked: Tier 2

Julia NelsonParklane PlowdenExcellent in dealing with private law matters.