Sandi specialises in family law, undertaking work in Children Act and Ancillary Relief proceedings. Sandi regularly acts for local authorities, guardians, parents and grandparents in both care and private law proceedings. She has a reputation for being very thorough and robustly advancing her client’s position. Sandi is very personable and well liked by both professional and lay clients. Sandi is frequently instructed on difficult and complex proceedings often with sensitive and serious allegations.
Sandi undertakes the full spectrum of private law applications from CAO orders, enforcement applications, leave to remove from jurisdiction, wardship proceedings and other specific issue proceedings. Sandi enjoys working in these areas and can be a challenging opponent with a down to earth approach.
Sandi is also frequently instructed in Ancillary Relief proceedings, dealing with a multitude of issues including unclear and hidden assets, foreign assets and complex business structures.
Sandi is very approachable and always happy to provide on-going advice.
In her spare time Sandi enjoys swimming with her daughter and long walks with the dog.
Represented a mother in an 11 day serious NAI, where the child had sustained life changing and near fatal injuries.
Represented a father in a 10 day serious NAI, where the injuries had been caused over a prolonged period of time.
Represented a mother on a serious NAI case where the experts disputed both the cause and mechanism of the injuries. Multiple experts gave evidence including “hot tubbing”.