Areas of Practice: Public Law Children, Private Law Children, Inheritance Act, TOLATA, Mediation
After many years of mixed civil and family law practice in London and South Wales, Steve now specialises in Public and Private Law Children work. He has extensive knowledge and experience in public law, representing local authorities, parents and other family members, and children’s guardians.
Steve is highly experienced in complex private law cases as well as the full range of public law children work, and has developed his practice as a confident and effective advocate for clients of all backgrounds. He has an approachable and reassuring manner with lay clients.
Steve is also happy to accept instructions in related family work including TOLATA and Inheritance Act claims.
He is a Civil & Commercial Mediator accredited by the ADR group and is a member of various panels although he is happy to accept mediation instructions through chambers. He also conducts CMC accredited mediation training.
Civil Mediation Council
SFEDI Accredited Business Adviser
BD (1981) King’s College London
Bar Finals (1986) Inns of Court School of Law
Inner Temple Major Examination Scholarship
Re. S (a minor) (Custody)  FLR 388
Khan v Miah  1 WLR 2123