Senior Partner, Solicitor and Higher Courts Advocate, Fraud, Regulatory & Complex Crime Specialist
Family and Child Care Solicitor
Qualified in 1979 and practised ever since in Family Law. Jan has wide ranging experience and expertise in the field of all aspects of law affecting children, domestic violence and problems encountered with Social Services.
She is renowned for going the extra mile for her clients. She has taken cases to the Court of Appeal and doggedly pursued the Legal Aid Agency, finally forcing them to fund a client’s case.
Q v Q, re B, Re C (2014) EWFC. The Judge made a comment that he “particularly liked the hard work of the mother’s solicitors as by the time Judges hear cases, all too often there is a focus on the evidence before them, and the (often exhausting) support given to a client in such a difficult case is often overlooked”.
Jan has two grown up children and two grandchildren which take up much of her time when she is not working. If time permits she enjoys gardening, reading and seeing friends.