Susan Campbell QC

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Overview

Year of call: 1986
Year of silk: 2009
Areas of specialism:
  • Child Abduction
  • Children Private Law
  • Children Public Law
  • Court of Protection
  • Family Finance
Qualifications:
  • MA Robinson College, Cambridge
Professional associations:
  • Western Circuit
  • Family Law Bar Association
Professional activities:
  • Susan is regularly involved in training seminars and lecturing.
Notable Cases:
  • Re A, B, C, D & E [2015] EWFC B186
  • Re J (A Child)[2013] EWCA Civ 1685 – (Court of Appeal – adequacy of judgment and case management decisions – litigant in person)
  • D McG v Neath Talbot County Borough Council [2010] EWCA Civ 821 [2010] 2 FLR 1827 (Court of Appeal -Adoption - Care – Specialist parenting assessment of parent with learning difficulties)
  • W (A Child) [2010] EWCA Civ 321 (Court of Appeal -Application by mother to appeal an interim care order.)
  • Re B (Care Order: Adjournment of Fact Finding Hearing) [2009] EWCA Civ 1243 [2010] 2 FLR 1445 (Court of Appeal -Sexual abuse – right to fair trial – allegations against vulnerable adult)
  • Re B (Care Order: Adjournment of Fact Finding Hearing) [2009] EWCA Civ 1243
  • Somerset County Council v D and others [2007] EWCA Civ 722 [2008] 1 FLR 399 (Court of Appeal).
  • Re L (Children) (Threshold Criteria) [2007] 1 FLR 2050 Hedley J (in relation to significant harm);
  • Re L (Care Proceedings; Significant Harm) [2006] EWCA Civ 1282, [2007] 1 FLR 1068 (Court of Appeal);
  • Re G (Parental Responsibility Order) [2006] EWCA Civ 745, [2006] 2 FLR 1092; (Court of Appeal);