Our People

Our approach is to provide empathetic yet robust representation for our clients, ensuring fairness, respect and good communication between ourselves and our clients.

Laura Skelton

Contact Laura on 03300 245750

Laura is one of our specialist childcare lawyers. She qualified in 2003 and has gained a reputation for sound, professional legal advice. She is regularly instructed by children's guardians to represent the intrests of children.

Laura specialises in Care Proceedings having qualified in 2003 Laura has represented children, parents, grandparents and extended family in care proceedings. She has an excellent reputation with clients and professionals and is well regarded in her field.

She is a member of the Law Society’s Children Panel and is recognised for her extensive experience in representing children who are subject to court proceedings.

Laura has a particular specialism in representing clients with complex needs and can represent clients in the following areas:
  • Care Proceedings
  • Special Guardianship Orders
  • Adoption
  • Grandparents Rights
Assisted by Julie

Julie Justice

Julie is the Personal Assistant for both Liz Newbold, with whom she has worked since 2001, and Laura Skelton.

She is known to many already and has established relationships with Guardians, experts and clients.