"They have real strength in terms of client care and sensitivity. This set has the best barrister I've worked with, and I like working with them."
Our family barristers act for parents, guardians and local authorities in cases across the full spectrum of children law.
We have a wealth of experience of advising and representing parties in difficult and complex (private) Children Act proceedings, involving issues of contact, residence, leave to remove from the jurisdiction and other applications. Our members have acted in cases involving allegations of domestic violence, implacable hostility to contact, enforcement issues and other risks to children.
We also offer advice and representation to both parents and guardians in public law proceedings. We have experience of dealing with cases involving serious allegations of harm to children, including physical and sexual abuse and abduction. Our team also offers advice and representation in matters concerning adoption and surrogacy cases.
What the Directories Say
“Experienced family law barristers specialising in matrimonial finance and financial relief. One source reports: “They have real strength in terms of client care and sensitivity. This set has the best barrister I’ve worked with, and I like working with them.”
Band 2 Leading Set – Family (Northern Circuit), Chambers and Partners 2020
“Family practitioners at Exchange Chambers are predominantly instructed in high-value financial remedy cases, as well as private Children Act matters.”
Leading Set – Family and Children Law (Northern Circuit), The Legal 500 2020