Lindsay Adams > One Pump Court > London, England > Lawyer Profile

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

Work Department

Family
Public Law
Modern Slavery & Trafficking Team
Dispute Resolution

Position

Lindsay is a senior family practitioner, mainly representing children and parents in care proceedings. She began her career as a criminal defence barrister before specialising in family law.

Lindsay specialises in serious fact-finding hearings. Her experience as a criminal defence barrister gave her an edge in cross-examination techniques, which she has imported into her family practice.

Lindsay has a particular empathy with clients who have a learning disability or mental health problems. She also regularly gives training seminars in child law and how to give evidence to various organisations.

Career

Year of call: 1987

Lindsay joined One Pump Court in 1988 upon the completion of her pupillage. For many years practised in both criminal and family law. Co-author of Blackstone’s Guide to the Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004; contributor to the General Council of the Bar and Criminal Bar Association’s Response to the CJA White Paper ‘Justice for All’. Lindsay has been head of both the crime and family teams in Chambers.

Languages

English and French

Memberships

FLBA, ACFLA