Helen Bull

Family Care
Helen Bull

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Helen specialises in children law. She acts for parents and children in both public and private law Children Act proceedings and adoption. Her main area is public law children work (where a local authority is seeking to remove a child from a parent’s care) and she is an experienced and highly regarded childcare specialist in complex care cases.

Helen has been recognised as a leader in her field by Chambers & Partners since 2011. Chambers reports “Helen is highly respected in the market for her expertise in matters under the Children Act, in particular public law proceedings. She regularly represents children and parents in cases involving non-accidental injuries”.

According to Legal 500, ‘Helen Bull is recommended for care matters.’

Helen is a member of the Law Society Children Panel; Resolution; Association of Lawyers for Children and an Associate member of the National Association of Guardian ad Litems and Reporting Officers (NAGALRO).

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Nash & Co provides ‘impeccable business acumen and response times’ and a ‘very much client-focused‘ service. Covering the full range across finance and public and private children’s law, the team has niche expertise in cases involving domestic abuse. Associate Eleanor Barber, who heads the department, is a ‘faultless lawyer’, ‘personable and knowledgeable in her field’. Helen Bull is ‘approachable and knowledgeable’ and ‘an excellent advocate who consistently works hard to find practical solutions’.

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