Deprivation of Liberty for Children (Cheat Sheet)

Deprivation of Liberty for Children (Cheat Sheet)

Introduction The terms used when dealing with Deprivation of Liberty applications can be confusing. This article serves as a helpful cheat sheet for practitioners and lay parties, providing brief explanations of common terms used and heard in deprivation of liberty applications for children. It offers a starting point for further research. At the outset, it […]

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Financial Remedy Cases: Effective Advocacy in Proceedings

financial remedy cases

Here are some pointers as a starter for ten… Preparation is key—if you know your case, you cannot trip up. Do not under prepare as you will do yourself a disservice, along with your client. Do your research and know your case law! In financial remedy proceedings, you will need this to back up the […]

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Pupillage Q&A with Claudia Saxton: Start of Second Six

We recently took five minutes to sit down with our newest Pupil Barrister, Claudia to catch up and discuss how she’s feeling as she starts her second six of pupillage. Can you share your journey so far as a pupil barrister at Unit? How have you found it? I began pupillage with Unit Chambers in […]

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