Louisa Adamson's Children - Private Law (CAP) Cases

Supporting a parent to achieve compromise agreement

Louisa acted for a parent at a hearing listed by the Court after the parents had compromised applications for both child arrangements and injunctive orders at a previous first hearing without the CAFCASS safeguarding checks being available. The CAFCASS officer, who had raised concerns, was directed to attend the court to give further details about Continue reading

Facilitating a positive approach to reintroducing contact

Louisa represented a Mother who had concerns about re-introducing her children to their father after contact between them had broken down some time previously amidst a number of concerns. The CAFCASS officer’s report recommended some level 2 supervised contact to effect a re-introduction. Louisa’s supportive and sensitive approach enabled matters to be discussed at some Continue reading

Abusive Husband

Acting for a mother who alleged that her former husband had been abusive towards her and the children.  She supported the father having contact with the children but sought for it to be supervised until such time as he had demonstrated that he had taken steps to alter his behaviour.   The father denied all allegations Continue reading

Internal relocation

The father had asked the Court to make an order preventing Louisa’s client from moving within the UK with the children. His case was that the mother’s motivation for making the move was to interfere with his contact with his children. As a result of Louisa’s representation the Judge agreed that the move could go Continue reading