Family Law

Part of our family team’s seminar programme. Emily Reed and Anaum Riaz will be presenting a seminar on Private Children Law.

‘How not to embark upon, and pursue, a care case’

In the 2014 case Re R (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1625, the president emphasised that ‘sloppy practice, both by social workers and in the courts in the application of the law, must stop…’ and that there is ‘recurrent inadequacy of the analysis and reasoning put forward in support of the case for adoption’.