Linda Parish is Head f the Family Law and Care Department.
Linda Parish is a Specialist Divorce and Family Lawyer who advises exclusively on Family and Care issues.
Linda qualified in 1983 and has over twenty-five years of Family Law experience. She is a member of Resolutions who operate the most vigorous Accreditation Scheme so that the public can recognise those lawyers who are truly Family Law Specialists. Linda is accredited as a Resolutions Specialist in children’s issues and domestic abuse. She also holds the Law Society’s accreditation in Family Law and is a Member of the Law Society’s Children’s Panel. Linda is able to represent parents, grandparents and other adults where there are difficulties involving Social Services.
Linda undertakes both private and Publicly Funded work and her cases are normally settled on favourable terms without the need for court proceedings. She is however also very experienced in those cases requiring litigation for which she adopts a no non-sense approach.
Has been employed as a case worker within various solicitors practices for the past 31 years. Whilst initially specialising in conveyancing, probate and civil litigation she has for the past 21 years specialised in all aspects of family law.
Has been employed by Spicketts Battrick Law Practice as a Family Law Assistant for the past 12 years and has a large and varied caseload of private law matters such as pre-nuptial and separation agreements, divorce and separation, financial claims, proceedings involving children and domestic abuse.
Emma predominantly represents parents whose children are subject to local authority involvement. She has extensive experience of child protection issues and is a confident advocate within the Public Law Outline process. Emma is also actively involved in cases where the local authority have issued court proceedings.
Stephen is a vastly experienced family law Solicitor dealing with children and financial cases. He is a long standing member of the Law Society Children Panel of Solicitors specializing in child law.
After obtaining an LL.B Honours degree in law he qualified as a Solicitor in 1992 and has nearly 20 years experience, predominantly in family law practice. He joined Spicketts Battrick Family Team in September 2010.