Shannon is a Senior Solicitor on our divorce, civil partnership & family law team. She has extensive experience in both public and private law family matters. Shannon’s expertise extends to advising parents and families in children’s issues, to include custody, access, grandparents’ rights, relocation, adoption, care proceedings and immigration matters.
“Shannon is passionate, determined and extremely client focused.”Anonymous
“Shannon’s enthusiasm and passion for each of her clients is admirable. Her determination to secure the outcome they seek is evident in her approach to each element of the progression of a case from initial instructions through to final resolution”Anonymous
Shannon’s key experience includes:
- Defending her client in international child abduction proceedings and securing a judgment in her client’s favour with the client being allowed to remain in Northern Ireland with the child following relocation.
- Representing vulnerable parents in care order proceedings brought by a Health & Social Care Trust.
- Assisting parents who have been detained under the Mental Health Order or suffering mental health issues in public law proceedings.
- Representing parents in both residence and contact proceedings following separation.