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Jennifer Collins

Charmaine Wilson

Called 1994 Grays Inn   |   Email: JStill@westgate-chambers.co.uk

Legal 500 (2016) – ‘Highly experienced in complex care cases’.

Area of Practice

Family Law specialist.


BSc (Hons), Dip Law

Professional Associations

Family Law Bar Association

Additional Information

Jennifer has extensive experience in applications for non-molestation injunctions and occupation orders in cases involving domestic abuse and harassment.

Jennifer specialises in contact and residence disputes, including applications for Special Guardianship. She derives particular professional satisfaction from re-establishing contact between parents and children where this has broken down, including applications for contact by grandparents. She also has a wealth of experience in applications for Prohibited Steps and Specific Issue Orders, including applications for relocation, both within and outside the U.K.

She is regularly instructed at all stages in care proceedings, acting predominantly for parents and intervenors. She also has experience of working for children’s guardians. Jennifer has extensive experience of E.P.O and I.C.O hearings, contested final hearings and fact findings in cases involving allegations of abuse and neglect, including sexual abuse and non-accidental injury.