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About Francesca Greenfield

Francesca Greenfield is a partner and specialist in child care and family law. She is a member of the Law Society's Children Panel and regularly represents children, parents and other carers in all types of child law proceedings. Contact Francesca: fg@kingstreetsolicitors.co.uk

Meet our team – Francesca Greenfield

By |2017-06-26T16:59:05+01:00June 26th, 2017|Categories: Child Care Law, Family Law, News|Tags: , , , , , |

We asked Francesca to tell us a bit more about herself: What made you decide to become a solicitor? When my school careers officer asked where I wanted to do work experience, aged 16, I [...]

Special Guardianship Order Assessments – what are they looking for?

By |2021-08-20T14:21:18+01:00February 8th, 2017|Categories: Child Care Law, Family Law, News|

In my last blog, I wrote about the legal effect of special guardianship orders. Today, I’m going to talk about what the Local Authority considers in carrying out a special guardianship order assessment. Before the [...]

Challenging a negative viability assessment

By |2021-08-20T14:26:13+01:00February 5th, 2017|Categories: Child Care Law, Family Law|

When members of an extended family put themselves forward to care for children, the Local Authority will almost always agree to carry out a ‘viability’ assessment of them. This is usually a fairly quick piece [...]