Delphine Breese-Laughran > 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

All areas of family law, including private and public law cases involving children, adoption, international child abduction, non-molestation and occupation orders, defended divorces and declarations of nullity, committals, education orders and Schedule 1 applications. Particular interest in cases with a medical or cross-cultural aspects. Notable cases: Griffin v Griffin (established that a custodial sentence non-molestation proceedings could be suspended ‘until further order’); Prater v Thompson (release of ex-spouse from obligations under joint mortgage); F v H (represented father in successful resistance to application to remove a child from the jurisdiction).

Career

Year of call: 1991

Memberships

Family Law Bar Association; Society of English and American Lawyers; Association of American Women Lawyers.

Education

Loyola University, Los Angeles (JD); MA (Cantab).