Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2005] All ER (D) 298 (Apr)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Thorpe, Scott Baker and Wall LJJ

Representation Helen Gamble (instructed by Tilly, Bailey and Irvine, Stockton on Tees) for the mother.
  Fiona Parkin (instructed by Archers, Stockton on Tees) for the father.
Judgment Dates: 21 April 2005


Children - Residence order - Permanent removal from jurisdiction - Cross applications by mother and father.

The Case

Where a mother sought to appeal the judge's decision to allow the children to move to Dubai to live with their father, the judge had had regard to the statutory checklist, and all of the changes that would have occurred in the event of either relocation, and could not be criticised in his balancing of the issues.

Practice Areas

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