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Trinity Chambers

Chambers of Toby Hedworth QC

THE CUSTOM HOUSE, QUAYSIDE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3DE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0191 232 1927
Fax:
Fax 0191 232 7975
DX:
61185 NEWCASTLE
Email:
Web:
www.trinitychambers.co.uk
Middlesbrough, Newcastle upon Tyne

Timothy H Spain

Tel:
Work 0191 232 1927
Email:
Trinity Chambers (Chambers of Toby Hedworth QC)

Position

  • Family
  • Ancillary Relief
  • Children
  • Public and Private Law
  • Family Law Arbitration (including Children Scheme)
  • Public Interest Immunity Disclosure 
  • Mental Health
  • Mental Capacity
  • Court of Protection
  • Care Homes 
  • Education
  • Safeguarding
  • Regulatory

CASES

Timothy is a recognised expert in high value ancillary and financial relief cases, especially those involving companies, partnerships, farms, “hidden wealth” and insolvency.

He is a member of the Institute of Family Law Arbitrators (IFLA) Panel and as a Family Dispute Resolution Facilitator and Arbitrator is qualified to conduct family law arbitrations and make orders under the IFLA rules, including in matrimonial finance and Trusts of Land and Appointment of Trustees Act 1996 proceedings. He is also qualified to undertake arbitrations under the Children Scheme.

Timothy has extensive experience of dealing with Local Authority Public law Children cases.

He is regularly instructed in relation to Court of Protection matters relating to vulnerable adults. He also deals with issues relating to care home fees.

Timothy is frequently instructed by Local Authorities in relation to safeguarding issues.

He has also Chaired Independent Services Case Reviews.

Career

Called 1983; Gray’s Inn; deputy district judge.

Member

FLBA; Bar Pro Bono Unit; Resolution (affiliate), IFLA Panel 2013.

Education

University of Newcastle upon Tyne (1982 LLB).


Regional Bar : North Eastern Circuit

Family and children law

Within: Family and children law – Leading juniors

Timothy Spain - Trinity ChambersNoted for his expertise in financial remedy matters.

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