Previous career as an RAF officer, including six years as an air traffic controller.
Former County Councillor.
A trained mediator (family and civil) Bernard aims to achieve settlements whenever possible.
Bernard is qualified to accept instructions under the Bar Council Public Access scheme.
Woodchester Equipment Leasing Ltd v BACFID  CCLR 51, CA
Agency cannot normally be fixed on a finance house in a consumer hire contract – Leader: Professor Sir Roy Goode QC.
Diploma in Personnel Management (University of Aston)
MSc (Administrative Sciences), Cass Business School, City University.
Joint Services Defence College, Royal Naval College, Greenwich
Family Law Bar Association
Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings
Areas of Practice
Financial remedies on divorce
Children: residence, contact, care proceedings
Injunctions and emergency procedures
Managing the refurbishment of a Grade 2 listed building.
Upkeep and maintenance on a smallholding - small flock of sheep.
Attempting to learn to fly fixed wing microlights when the opportunity presents itself.