The Young Solicitors Family Law Association will be hosting a discussion, 'Working with counsel', with specialist family law barristers Joanne Harris of 2 Garden Court, Leslie Keegan of 1 Pump Court and Stewart Leech of 2 Queen Elizabeth Building. The event will be held on 18 April at 6pm at City firm Withers and will discuss how lawyers and barristers should work together to give the best service to clients. For details, contact Caitlin Jenkins on 0171 936 1000.
Council’s duties to the chronically disabled R v Islington London Borough Council, ex parte Jonathan Rixon (by his mother and next friend Stephanie Rixon) (1996). QBD (Sedley J). Summary: Application for judicial review of a local authority’s duties towards chronically disabled person. Application on behalf of a severely disabled male person who is now 25 […]