5 Unity Street Chambers, Bristol BS1 5HH
0117 906 9789 / 0117 906 9799 (fax)
Year of Call and Inn
2009 Inner Temple
Having been a member of Chambers since 2011, Courtney is a specialist practitioner in Family Law with a wealth of experience in Private and Public Law child matters, as well as Ancillary relief.
Proficient, approachable and a popular advocate with both professional and lay-clients, Courtney is amiable in her approach to cases but a formidable opponent where necessary; Chambers has received numerous commendations regarding her advocacy skills and case conduct from clients, opponents and members of the Judiciary.
Courtney is a Public Access Barrister and is able to undertake cases, where appropriate, directly instructed by a lay client.
She has experience in serious cases which include abduction, sexual offences against both adults and children and non-accidental injury to child cases. Courtney is regularly instructed in fact finding hearings, final hearings as well as case management.
Courtney represents parents, the Local Authority and the children’s Guardian.
2009 Called to the Bar – Inner Temple
2008-2009 Bar Vocational Course, Cardiff Law School
2005-2009 LLB Law & Politics, Cardiff University