Martin Blount



Year of call: 1982
Areas of specialism:
  • Child Abduction
  • Children Private Law
  • Family Finance
  • Public Access and Direct Access
Professional associations:
  • Member of the Family Law Bar Association (FLBA)
  • Member of the Western Circuit
Professional activities:
  • Martin regularly gives seminars on various aspects of family law as well as in-house training.
Outside Interests:
  • To relax when away from Chambers, Martin is a keen skier and snowboarder. He also loves to play a challenging game of chess, playing tennis as well as coaching triathletes.
Notable Cases:
  • Tee v Tee/Hillman (1999) 2 FLR 613 CA
  • Re: M (care orders jurisdiction) (1997) 1 FLR 456
  • Briggs v Rowan (1991) ECGS 6
  • Barrett v Barrett (1988) 2 FLR 516 CA
  • Martin contributes to the financial section of Sweet & Maxwell Family Law Manual