Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2018] All ER (D) 74 (Jan)
Neutral Citation: [2018] EWCA Civ 20
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Sir James Munby P, Davis and Underhill LJJ

Representation Sarah Morgan QC and Olivia Magennis for the father.
  Charlotte Georges for the mother.
  Deirdre Fottrell QC and Louise MacLynn for father's cousin and her partner.
  Martin Kingerley for the local authority.
  Will Tyler QC and Emily James for B's children's guardian.
Judgment Dates: 17 January 2018


Family proceedings - Orders in family proceedings - Care and placement orders

The Case

Family proceedings Orders in family proceedings. In having made care and placement orders with a view to a girl's adoption by her brother's adoptive parents, the judge's findings, reasoning and conclusions had plainly been open on the totality of the evidence and other materials before her. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, in dismissing the father's appeal, further held that the judge had been carefully, conscientiously and correctly applying the learning in Re T (A Child) (Early Permanence Placement) ().

Practice Areas

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