Nick Barnes has over 20 years experience in Child Law proceedings and is a Senior Associate representing children, professional Guardians, parents and other parties whilst undertaking the majority of his own advocacy before the Family Court.
Before moving to Langleys Nick was a Partner in a well regarded firm in Cambridge often receiving referrals from other firms and professionals on a regional basis in complex cases involving issues of child protection. An accredited member of the Law Society Children Law panel, Nick was the only child law solicitor in Cambridge with a ranking in the leading Legal 500 guide noting a key strength in relation to his non accidental injury expertise in care proceedings.
Nick has been involved in a number of high profile and complex cases having provided consultancy advice to BBC 1’s Panorama on a landmark case as well as providing comment on Child Law issues for the BBC and other organisations.
“Has a very patient, honest, clear and concise manner with his clients. He is very understanding and supportive and explains complex issues and procedures in a way people with no previous experience or exposure to them can really understand and guided us very carefully to achieve the right result for our case.”