Claims made on behalf of children can be just as complex as those made by a former spouse. At all levels of seniority, chambers is able to provide advice and representation in this area. Such assistance includes dealing with the Child Support Agency/Child Maintenance Service in addition to applications under Schedule 1 to the Children Act 1989. As with financial remedy proceedings these claims involve skills in the identification and protection of assets and questions of enforcement as well as sensible and pragmatic advice as to the likely outcome of the case.
Members of chambers have been involved in some of the leading reported cases in this area.