Middle Temple – Called to the 2010
Law LLB – 2:1 (Hons) Northumbria University
Bar Vocational Course – Northumbria University – Very Competent
Louise accepts instructions in Family, Criminal and Civil cases.
Louise has experience of both public and private family law proceedings. She has successfully represented parents, grandparents and children in County Court and High Court Proceedings..
Louise is frequently instructed by prosecution and defence in criminal cases in the Magistrates Court and the Crown Court.
Louise has an excellent reputation for her client care relationships.
Louise became a tenant in November 2012. Prior to joining Chambers Louise worked for Business Link and the Employment Service as Manager of a specialist team, working with a caseload of clients in deprived areas of County Durham.
The experience led her to qualify as a Barrister and do publicly funded work. Louise also undertakes privately paying work including personal injury and licensing for the Police Authority, Local Authority and Probation Service.
Representing a mother wishing to relocate with her child to the South of England from the North East which was opposed by the father who had applied for a Residence Order. Successfully secured an order allowing mother and child to relocate.
Representing a mother whose children had been taken into Local Authority Care with a plan for adoption. Following a 5 day contested hearing in the High Court successfully secured the rehabilitation of the children to the mothers care.