Adoption and Special Guardianship
Sophie has established a successful and varied practice in public and private law proceedings. She acts in urgent applications through to multi-day hearings on behalf of local authorities, parents, children’s guardians and intervenors. Sophie has developed a strong practice in representing competent children and vulnerable clients due to her compassionate and personable approach, and is recognised for her perseverance and commitment to always achieving the best outcome for her client. Sophie’s forensic approach to evidence, combined with her experience at the Bar and knowledge acquired through her Genetics degree, has lead to instructions in serious cases of sexual and physical abuse, and non-accidental injury.
University of Liverpool, BSc (Hons) Genetics
University of Law, GDL
Manchester Metropolitan University, BPTC
Family Law Bar Association
What our clients are saying
“Sophie is an amazing advocate who fights her client’s corner diligently and tenaciously. Clients warm to Sophie because they have full confidence in her. She gives a powerful voice to those who may otherwise go unheard.”