Chris Wells

Called 2007

Practice Overview

Chris has almost 10 years experience specialising in cases concerning children. Chris deals predominantly with care proceedings and is regularly instructed in complex proceedings.

Chris also retains a private law practice dealing with disputes over child arrangements

Practice Areas

Public law

Private law

Reported cases

D (Children) [2014] EWFC B57

Nottingham City Council v LM and Others [2016] EWHC 11 (Fam)

Professional background

Graduated from Sheffield in 2005 (first class LLB Honours) and completed the Bar Vocational Course in 2007, graded Outstanding.  Chris spent a year volunteering in Mumbai giving legal advice to a human trafficking and sexual exploitation NGO. He has specialised in family law since 2008 and only deals with cases concerning children.