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Chambers of Jeremy Weston QC

1-3 WHITTALL STREET, BIRMINGHAM, B4 6DH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0121 236 0863
Fax:
Fax 0121 236 6961
DX:
16072 BIRMINGHAM
Email:
Web:
www.stiveschambers.co.uk

Timothy Bowe

Tel:
Work 0121 236 0863
Email:
Web:
www.stiveschambers.co.uk/barristers/timothy-bowe/
St Ives Chambers (Chambers of Jeremy Weston QC)

Work Department

Timothy is a Barrister specialising in Family law.  He sits as a Family Law Recorder.

Position

Timothy is a specialist family law practitioner who has extensive experience in representing all parties in highly complex private and public law matters including surrogacy.   He has a reputation for effective advocacy and direct pragmatic negotiation.

Timothy regularly speaks at training events and seminars and is the Head of Pupillage and Recruitment at chambers.

Career

Year of Call: 2003

Public Law Children

Timothy is an experienced advocate who has a strong reputation built upon representing clients in complex family law work.  He frequently appears in exceptionally serious public law cases and is regularly led by senior counsel in the Family Division.

Timothy is a knowledgeable advocate who has broad experience in representing local authorities, family members, children and young persons in challenging a family law work.  Timothy’s cases often feature multi-agency involvement by the police/CPS/NHS Trusts.  Timothy has also acted as lead counsel in an inquiry for a public authority covering care work and employment law.

Timothy has an established reputation for detailed preparation and forensic case analysis. He has a relaxed, reassuring style that enables him to put clients at ease.

Timothy has a wealth of experience in acting in all types of public family law work.  He has a particular interest in cases involving:

  • Fabricated/Induced illness (FII)/poisoning
  • Brussels II
  • Non-accidental injury
  • Serious sexual harm
  • Human rights/jurisdictional issues
  • The giving of evidence of vulnerable individuals
  • Surrogacy

Private Law Children

Timothy acts for parents, children and extended family members in all aspects of private law proceedings, including:-

  • Child arrangement disputes (including residence and contact)
  • Human rights/jurisdiction issues

Recommendations:

Legal 500 2018: “Recommended for cases involving non-accidental injuries and sexual abuse.”

Legal 500 2017: “His advice is always on-point.”

Legal 500 2016: “He has a keen intelligence, excellent attention to detail and is an eloquent advocate.”

Legal 500 2015: “Erudite and intelligent in equal measure.”

Legal 500: “Superb”

Legal 500: “Timothy Bowe was described as a promising junior in care proceedings."

Languages

English

Member

Family Law Bar Association

Education

MA History (Cantab)

CPE/Diploma in Law (City University)

BVC (Inns of Court School of Law)

Major Scholar (Inner Temple)


Regional Bar: Midland Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Leading Juniors

Timothy Bowe - St Ives Chambers ‘ His charming court manner and understated advocacy style makes him a very appealing advocate. ’

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