High Profile Cases

Members of 1KBW are regularly involved in the leading and landmark cases, often against each other. The list below is just a selection of recent leading reported cases involving our barristers


Finance and Divorce:

Radmacher (formerly Granatino) v Granatino [2010] UKSC 42
Imerman v Tchenguiz [2010] EWCA Civ 908
Miller Smith v Miller Smith [2010] 1 FLR 1402
JKN v JCN [2010] EWHC 843 (Fam)
Moore v Moore [2009] EWCA Civ 1427
Judge v Judge [2008] EWCA Civ 1458
Crossley v Crossley [2007] EWCA Civ 1491
Bentinck v Bentinck [2007] EWCA Civ 175
Mubarak v Mubarik [2007] 1 FLR 722 (Hadkinson orders)
Mubarak v Mubarak [2007] 2 FLR 364 (variation of settlement and section 37 MCA)
Rossi v Rossi [2007] 1 FLR 790
N v N and F Trust [2006] 1 FLR 856
Miller v Miller [2006] UKHL 24
McFarlane v McFarlane [2006] UKHL 24
Morgan v Hill [2006] EWCA Civ 1602
Charman v Charman (Numbers 1-4) [2005] EWCA Civ 1606, [2006] EWHC 1879 (Fam), [2006] EWCA Civ 1791
Mark v Mark [2005] UKHL 4
Moore v Moore [2005] 1 FLR 666, CA
Mubarak v Mubarak [2004] 2 FLR 932 (Hadkinson orders)
Pearce v Pearce [2003] EWCA Civ 1054
Corbett v Corbett [2003] EWCA Civ 559
Mubarak v Mubarak [2003] 2 FLR 553 (oral examination)
White v White [2001] AC 596
A v A (Maintenance pending suit: provision for legal costs) [2001] 1 WLR 606
Mubarak v Mubarak [2001] 1 FLR 673 (piercing the corporate veil)
Mubarak v Mubarak [2001] 1 FLR 698 (judgment summons)
Dorney-Kingdom v Dorney-Kingdom [2000] 2 FLR 855

Schedule 1 of the Children Act 1989

Phillips v Peace [2004] EWHC 3180 (Fam)
Re P (Child: Financial Provision) [2003] 2 FLR 865
Phillips v Peace [1996] 2 FLR 230
H v C [2009] 2 FLR 1540
[2013] EWHC 2190 (Fam) 
[2013] EWHC 2299 (Fam) 

Child Abduction

Re S (a child) [2012] UKSC 10
Re E (Abduction) [2011] UKSC 27
Re W (Abduction: Child’s Objections) [2010] 2 FLR 1165
Re S (Abduction: Habitual Residence) [2010] 1 FLR 1146, CA
Re P-J (Abduction: Habitual Residence: Consent) [2009] FLR 1051, CA
M v T (Abduction) [2009] 1 FLR 309
Re P-J (Abduction: Habitual Residence: Consent) [2009] 2 FLR 1051
Re F (A Child) [2009] EWCA Civ 416
F v M and N (Abduction: Acquiescence: Settlement) [2008] 2 FLR 1270
Re S (Brussels II Revised: Enforcement of contact order) [2008] 2 FLR 1358
Re D (A Child) [2006] 3 WLR 989, HL
S v B (Abduction: Human Rights) [2005] 2 FLR 878, [2005] EWHC 733 (Fam)
EC-L v DM (Child Abduction: Costs) [2005] 2 FLR 772
RE A (Abduction: Rights of Custody: Imprisonment) [2004] 1 FLR 1
TB v JB (Abduction: Grave Risk of Harm) [2001] 2 FLR 515
Re M and J (International Judicial Collaboration) [2000] 1 FLR 803
In re C. (Abduction: Grave Risk of Physical or Psychological Harm) [1999] 2 F.L.R. 478
Re H. (child abduction: rights of custody) [2000] 1 F.L.R. 201
In re H. (a Minor) (Abduction: Rights of Custody) [2000] 2 A.C. 291
Re H. (Abduction: Whereabouts Order to Solicitors) [2000] 1 F.L.R. 766; [2000] F.C.R. 499
Re V (Jurisdiction: Habitual Residence) [2001] 1 FLR 253
Re W (Abduction: Domestic Violence) [2005] 1 FLR 727 (CA)
Re S: WSP v Hull City Council [2007] 1 FLR 90 (CA)
Ikimi v Ikimi [2002] Fam. 72 (Court of Appeal)
B. v. El-B. (Abduction: Sharia Law: Welfare of Child) [2003] 1 F.L.R 811
Re R. (Abduction: Habitual Residence) [2004] 1 F.L.R. 216
In re D. (a child) (Abduction: Rights of Custody) [2007] 1 A.C. 619
Re F (Abduction: Joinder of Child as Party) [2007] 2 FLR 313, CA.
Re F (Abduction: Child’s Wishes) [2007] 2 FLR 697, CA.
D. v. S. (Abduction: Acquiescence) [2008] 2 F.L.R. 293 (Charles J).
W v W and H (Child Abduction: Surrogacy) [2002] 1 FLR 1008
S (A Child) [2009] EWCA Civ 1021 (Fam)
S v B (Abduction: Human Rights) [2005] 2 FLR 878, [2005] EWHC 733 (Fam)
In re P (A Child) (Abduction: Custody Rights) [2005] Fam 293, [2004] EWCA Civ 971

Public Law Children

D(A Child) (Care Proceedings: Expert Evidence) [2010] 3 FCR 244
JFM v Neath Port Talbot BC and others [2008] EWCA Civ 3
RP v (1) Nottingham City Council (2) Official Solicitor [2008] EWCA Civ 462
P (a child) [2008] EWCA Civ 1607
Re L (a child) and Re H (a child) [2007] EWCA Civ 213
In the matter of C (Children) [2006] EWCA Civ 1765
Re B and Another (Children: Allegations of Sexual Abuse: Child’s Evidence) [2006] 2 FLR 1071
Re K: K and K v P and P [2004] EWHC Fam 1954 [2005] 1 FLR 303 (Adoption)
Re T (Judicial Review: Local Authority Decisions Concerning Child in need) [2004] 1 FLR 601
Re P (Adoption: Breach of Care Plan) [2004] 2 FLR 1109 (CA)
Re B (Threshold Criteria: Fabricated Illness) [2004] 2 FLR 200
EH v Greenwich v AA and A [2010] 2 FLR 661

Private law children

MK v CK Court of Appeal [2011] EWCA Civ 793
C v D [2011] EWHC 335 (Fam)
J v S (Leave to Remove) [2011] 1 FLR
Re H (Contact) [2010] 2 FLR 866
Re J (Costs:Fact Finding) [2010] 1 FLR 1893
Re Child X (Media Access) [2009] 2 FLR 1467
Re S.-R. (Jurisdiction: Contact) [2008] 2 F.L.R. 1741
Re Z (Shared Parenting Plan: Publicity) [2006] 1 FLR 405 (FD)
Re S. (Specific Issue Order: Religion: Circumcision) [2005] 1 F.L.R. 236
F-K (A Child) [2005] EWCA Civ 155
Re D (Stay of Children Act proceedings) [2003] 2 FLR 1159
Re T (Contact: Alienation) [2003] 1 FLR 531
Re C (Permission to remove from the Jurisdiction) [2003] 1 FLR 1066
Re X and Y (Leave to Remove from Jurisdiction: No Order Principle) [2001] 2 FLR 118
Dawson v Wearmouth [1999] 2 AC 308

Crime

Clowes
Sheldrake
Pinochet
Sion Jenkins
Coutts
R v O’Hare [2006] EWCA Crim 471

R (O) v Crown Court at Harrow [2006] 3 WLR 195 HL
R v Richardson [2007] 2 All ER 601
R v Pleydell [2006] 1 Cr App R 12
R v Price [2005] Crim L R 304
R v Barros [2000] 2 Cr App R (S) 327