Ben is a Solicitor and the Head of our Family law department; he joined the firm in 2016 and has over 11 years of practice in Family law.
He represents children, parents and other family members in cases where Social Services are involved with children. Ben has experience in dealing with complex care cases including non-accidental injuries, representing clients with special needs and cases with an International element.
Ben also specialises in private law children disputes and advising people suffering from Domestic Violence or other forms of harassment.
Ben is a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel of Solicitors and is experienced in representing children in care proceedings. He is also a member of Resolution and serves on both their North East and National Committees.
Outside of law, Ben is on the board of trustees of a local charity and has a keen interest in Sports.