DOL - Julia Cheetham QC, Deans Court Chambers
How do you secure the best outcome, for children and young people needing secure
What are the limits to the Court’s powers to make DoL orders?
Fact-finding hearings - Andrew Bagchi QC, 1 GC
In the face of judicial inconsistency, when is a Local Authority under a duty to put a positive case to a respondent parent against whom it seeks findings?
Contact (NTS) - Susan Grocott QC, Deans Court Chambers
How far can you push the court on contact, including post-proceedings and post-adoption contact between siblings and even between parents and children?
Child evidence - Stefano Nuvoloni QC, No 5 Chambers
Drawing on practical examples and live cases, how can you make it better for children giving evidence and hearing evidence, especially when they hold the key to the issues before the Court?
Answered by: Stefano Nuvoloni QC of No.5 Chambers