Members acknowledged in Chambers & Partners02.11.16

Following the release of the latest edition of Chambers & Partners, 3 members are recognised as being leaders in their field with Taryn Lee QC being the only Silk on the North Eastern Circuit for family law listed in Band 1.

Read below what the Directory said:-

Taryn Lee QC – Band 1

A leading silk in children law. She is renowned for her ability to handle complex and contentious cases such as paternity disputes, matters involving same-sex parents and findings of fact in relation to allegations of abuse in private law cases.
Strengths: “She is a strong, confident advocate. She can very quickly assess a situation and find the correct tone to her questions to elicit the desired response from the witness.”

Stephen J Glover

Focuses on matrimonial finance cases, particularly those involving complex issues relating to land and property.
Strengths: “He handles complex ancillary proceedings in a conciliatory but robust manner. His client care is second to none.”

Elizabeth Shaw

Specialises in care proceedings and is recommended for her sensitive handling of young clients. She acts for all parties in care proceedings.
Strengths: “She strikes the balance of being very caring towards clients but also very robust and rigorous towards the opposition when needed.”