Catherine Le Quesne

Call: 1993



Catherine undertakes all aspects of Children Act work. She has a particular interest in care proceedings and has experience across the spectrum of care cases. She has acted for local authorities, parents and children. Catherine is an approachable advocate who prioritises taking thorough instructions from a client and converting them into a concise and robust argument.

Catherine also accepts instructions in all aspects of financial provision and enjoys using her negotiating skills to achieve the best outcome for her client.

Catherine is qualified to accept instructions under the Bar Council Public Access scheme.



B.A. Hons ( University of Manchester)

Diploma in Law, City University



Family Law Bar Association


Areas of Practice

Care proceedings,

Residence and contact applications,

Domestic violence injunctions


Languages spoken

Conversational French


Outside Interests

Theatre, walking and cookery

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