Lee Young > Chambers of Tracey Hennessey > Southampton, England > Lawyer Profile

Chambers of Tracey Hennessey
No.18 Barristers Chambers
21 Carlton Crescent
SO15 2ET


Areas of practice include: Family: Finance ( Divorce & Separation, Cohabitation including Trusts of Land & Appointment of Trustees Act 1996, Inheritance Act claims Trusts and Trustees) Family: Care & Children (Public Law / Care and Adoption Proceedings, (International) child abduction)


Recommended by the Legal 500, Lee is a specialist family practitioner with considerable experience. Lee offers friendly advice to all of his clients. His approach is analytical, decisive and tactical – he is as a tough negotiator. He has extensive experience in the Family Proceedings Court, County Court ,High Court and Court of Appeal.


Lee is a member of FLBA and of the Western Circuit.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Western Circuit > Family and children law

(Leading Juniors: Child Law (Public and Private)) Ranked: Tier 4

Lee YoungNo.18 Barristers ChambersLee has a very robust approach in what are often difficult or protracted matters which is his strength but may not suit every individual client. His tenacious attitude wins the confidence of clients yet he will provide a realistic opinion to manage clients expectations.

The family team at No.18 Barristers Chambers is made up of ‘very experienced and knowledgeable‘ barristers that frequently act for family members, guardians, and children in all levels of the family courts. Nigel Cholerton focuses both on care and financial remedy proceedings; Laura Baines appears in interim fact finding and final hearings involving care and supervision orders, section 8 orders, and injunctions; Katherine Henry is regularly instructed to deal with sensitive cases involving vulnerable witnesses and domestic abuse; and Lee Young is noted for his experience in the High Court and Court of Appeal.