These can be very distressing matters which need sympathetic and expert attention.  We have specialist experience in these areas.

These include;-

Pre-proceedings meetings with the Local Authority about children, known as PLO Meetings.   If the Local Authority are considering issuing proceedings, we can assist in this.   

Our legal team work with parents and carers.   We provide expert legal advice and representation when Social Services are involved.

We will provide clear and supportive advice which includes representation.

The types of matters before the Court when involving Social Services are;-

  • Emergency Protection orders
  • Care Orders
  • Supervision Orders
  • Placements and Adoption Orders
  • Special Guardianship Order
  • Contact with a child in Care

Our specialist team include accredited members of the Children Panel.

We will provide a personal understanding and expert service.