Melanie Johnson > One Pump Court > London, England > Lawyer Profile

One Pump Court
One Pump Court
ELM COURT
LONDON
EC4Y 7AH
England
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Work Department

Family

Position

Melanie practices in family law, covering all areas of law in respect of children. Melanie represents parents and children in complex cases dealing with sexual abuse, non-­‐accidental injuries, serious neglect and parents suffering with addictions. Melanie has extensive experience in private law matters particularly when there are allegations of domestic abuse.

Notable cases: Re P (care proceedings: father’ s application to be joined as a party) [2001] 1 FLR 781FD; Re M (intractable contract dispute: interim care order) [2003] 2 FLR 636 FD.

Career

Year of call: 1996

Melanie is the co-author Blackstone’ s ‘Guide to the Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act’ 2004.

Memberships

Family Law Bar Association; British Association for Adoption and Fostering.