25th September 2019

CARE PROCEEDINGS AND THE NEED FOR THE COURT TO DETERMINE THRESHOLD WHEN MAKING A SPECIAL GUARDIANSHIP ORDER

The impetus for this article arises from care proceedings in which I was recently involved resulting in an unopposed SGO being made to the foster carers. I was instructed on behalf of the child who was aged 4 at the time of the final hearing. The background is not important but the threshold issues included Continue reading