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Sara Owen

Head of Chambers

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sowen@cathedralchambers.co.uk

Sara Owen

Head of Chambers since 2016
Year of Call: 1995
Areas of Practice: Public law children, Abduction, Adoption, Private law
Practice overview:
Sara regularly accepts instructions from Local Authorities and Children’s Guardians, as well as parents and other interested parties at all levels of court. Sara is known for her straightforward, down-to-earth approach in both conference and written advice and for her fearless negotiation and cross-examination in court. She is an arduous courtroom advocate and highly regarded as a practitioner and opponent. Sara is a fine example of an advocate who masters the most complex of facts and evidence and always aims to explain them in a manner understandable to her various lay clients.
Sara has acted predominantly in public law children cases over the past 15years in cases involving baby-shaking, fictitious and/or induced illness, personality disorders, complex and/or conflicting expert evidence, drug and alcohol abuse and sexual abuse.
Interests:
Sara enjoys travel and has extensively travelled around Australia and south east Asia.
Education:
Bar Vocational Course, Inns of Court School of Law (1995)
BA (Hons), University of Cambridge (Wolfson College) (1994)
Memberships:
Inner Temple
Family Law Bar Association
Email address:
sowen@cathedralchambers.co.uk