Fact Finding judgment in case concerning a family group detained in Turkey suspected of trying to take their children into war torn Syria. Issues re possibly radicalisation. Munby LJ.
Call 1976 Silk 1998
Jane’s reputation as a highly effective advocate and shrewd tactician extends beyond Wales and throughout England. Prior to her recent return to 30 Park Place following several years in London she has been ranked as a leading London silk in addition to her ranking for Wales. Jane’s wealth of experience of the most complex aspects of children cases ensures an extensive fund of knowledge and a calm and confident approach. Jane is recognised for her particular expertise in cases concerning complex medical evidence, such as:
In Private Law
Jane has a particular interest in cases concerning the relocation of children, whether internationally or within the jurisdiction and chaired the 2015 Hanson Renouf/ALC conference in Jersey on the International Relocation of Children, also presenting her own paper on behalf of the Association of Lawyers for Children on the “Child’s Perspective on Relocation”.
She accepts instructions in cases of International Child Abduction and also acts for parents in other complex private law disputes concerning their children.
Jane is an excellent communicator who combines the provision of realistic advice with total commitment to her client’s case as an advocate. She has a commanding and engaging court presence, laced with charm and a lightness of touch, which inspires confidence. Her sound judgment and eye for detail contribute to her tactical awareness. Solicitors appreciate her skills, diligence and her commitment to respond swiftly to communications. Jane quickly builds a strong team relationship with her instructing solicitors and juniors.
'She is very personable and develops a good rapport with clients and professionals alike.'Legal 500, 2021