Delia Thornton


Delia Thornton

Call 1999 (Lincolns Inn)
Qualifications LLB (Nottingham), Registered Nurse, Registered Midwife
Professional Memberships Family Bar Association, Western Circuit
Mediation Delia is an accredited mediator

Expertise


Delia has a particular interest in care proceedings where she represents parents, local authorities and guardians. Her work load involves Fact-Finding hearings concerning allegations of domestic violence, sexual abuse and non-accidental injury.

Delia is always in demand to represent clients who are considered vulnerable e.g. learning disabled, represented by the official solicitor. She has an interest in cases that involve the Mental Health Act and Court of Protection.

Delia also undertakes complex private law work.

Private Law Children Act

  • Fact finding hearings concerning allegations of domestic violence and/or sexual abuse.
  • International aspects, i.e. leave to remove from the jurisdicion.

Practice Overview

Delia is a specialist family law practitioner. She has a particular interest in care proceedings where she represents parents, local authorities and guardians. Her work load involves Fact-Finding hearings concerning allegations of domestic violence, sexual abuse and non-accidental injury. Delia is always in demand to represent clients who are considered vulnerable e.g. learning disabled, represented by the official solicitor. She has an interest in cases that involve the Mental Health Act and Court of Protection.