Julie is a highly experienced and skilled family practitioner. As a mother of three and with 30 years of practice in matrimonial work she brings considerable expertise and resources to the demanding and challenging world of the Family Court. She appears in the High Court, County Court and Family Proceedings Court dealing with all issues within Care Proceedings
Julie acts for Local Authorities, Parents and Guardians in cases involving serious injuries to children, sexual abuse and fictitious illness, in particular where children have been injured by the people caring for them.
She also has considerable experience of High Court applications for press injunctions to prevent the publication of sensitive personal material arising out of care proceedings.
Julie Mackenzie qualified as a mediator with ADR in 2005 and undertakes Family mediations including both matrimonial finance and issues relating both to residence and contact.
Julie is also a specialist Equine Lawyer and is the author of Horse Law to be published in 2011. She undertakes mediations in any equine related matters