Emma Freeman > Chambers of Richard Pratt QC > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Richard Pratt QC
7 Harrington Street
7 HARRINGTON STREET
LIVERPOOL
L2 9YH
England
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Work Department

Family/civil.

Position

Barrister specialising in family;

  • Public Law Children Act
  • Private Law Children Act
  • Acting on behalf of Local Authorities, Parents, Children’s Guardians, Guardians ad Litem
  • Adoption and Special Guardianship
  • International child abduction
  • Family Law Act 1996 injunctions
  • Matrimonial applications, including defended divorce and nullity
  • Ancillary relief, including distribution of property, undue influence, mortgage and secured lending, bankrupty
  • Cohabitation and Trusts of Land claims
  • Inheritance Act 1975 proceedings in both Family and Chancery jurisdictions
  • Sch.1 Children Act applications
  • Inquests, including Article 2 inquests and deaths in custody
  • Capacity and vulnerable adults;
  • Education
  • Applications pursuant to Mental Health Act 1983
  • Community care and care standards
  • Judicial review
  • Applications under the Inhetrnt Jurisdiction
  • Chancery –  landlord and Tenant- property litigation (including boundary disputes) – professional negligence – insolvency- contentious probate

Career

Called 2002.

Memberships

  • Family Law Bar Association
  • Association of Lawyers for Children
  • Personal Injury Bar Association  
  • Merseyside Medico-Legal Association