Contested final care arrangement

Private Law (Child Arrangements Programme (CAP))

28 November 2023

Melanie acted for the Respondent in a complex contested five-day final Care Arrangement hearing which included expert evidence and evidence from a considerable number of other witnesses.

This case involved skills in:

  • identifying and focusing on the relevant issues
  • cross examination of the experts and other witnesses.

The Court adopted the approach that Melanie put forward on behalf of the Respondent.

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