Mark has been practicing within family law in Court throughout the Northern Eastern Circuit and beyond, for over 30 years. He specialises in all fields of family law together with Personal Injury, Professional negligence. He also regularly undertakes TOLATA work. Mark also regularly acts for Direct Access clients.
Public Law Children
Extensive experience representing families, local authorities and children, going back to 1980 involving original membership of Law Society Children's panel in 1980's. FLBA Member, following transfer to the Bar in 1994.
Private Law Children
Mark regularly accepts instructions in matters involving Child Arrangements Orders and the removal of children from jurisdiction.
Mark has over 30 years’ experience in Matrimonial Finance matter involving matrimonial property disputes, including those involving:
• Pre & Post nuptial agreements
Mark specialises in Contested Probate & Inheritance Act claims.
Mark also has vast experience in Personal injury claims, particularly accidents at work, road traffic accidents, Highway Authority claims, medical accidents and claims against Local Authorities by persons formerly in care, and holiday claims.
Mark has over 25 years experience in the field of personal injury (95% claimant), initially as a solicitor (litigation partner at Harrison Bundey, Leeds) before transferring to the Bar in 1994. He has been a member of PIBA for 15 years.
Mark has conducted trials on a regular basis over the last 25 years including cases in the High Court.
Family Law Bar Association
Personal Injury Bar Association
North Eastern Circuit