• Re S  (Split Hearings) 2 FLR 773
• London Borough of Reddidge v Newport City Council  2 FLR 226
• Re Z  (Parenting Plan:Publicity) 1 FLR 405
Joanne is a working door tenant.
Joanne Barnett commenced her practice in London, undertaking criminal and civil work and moved into family law with the introduction of the Children Act 1989.
She continued to practise in London and later moved to Wales where she remained until recently. She is well respected amongst her peers and has had regular repeat instructions from solicitors with whom she has developed excellent longstanding relationships.
She provides a quality service to both solicitor and client, and believes in being available and contactable to resolve any matters of concern within a short timescale.
Conferences and prehearing planning are regularly a part of her daily schedule. These can be arranged at chambers or at the solicitors offices if preferred.
She digests and analyses facts and has a calm and organised approach to case preparation.
Joanne regularly appears in the County and High Court undertaking Child Care Proceedings, Private Client cases – section 8 applications and financial relief applications.