Abigail is an expert in challenging cases concerning alleged sexual and physical abuse. She is well known for her authorship of a frequently used text on learning disabilities. ‘Abigail is amazing, everyone listens to her. She is fantastic’.”
Abigail is a brilliant barrister. She is completely respected by every tribunal she appears in front of and you can tell judges listen to what she says. She is articulate, intelligent, unflappable, civil to the opposition and caring with clients.”
Abigail is always well-prepared and always calm. She is at her best when cross-examining vulnerable lay parties.”
Abigail has strength all-round. She has particular skills in dealing with clients with learning difficulties and mental health issues.”
Abigail is hard-working and thorough in her preparation. She made what was a complicated case almost straightforward. Abigail absolutely nails her briefs and is very diligent.”
Very patient and great empathy with clients with learning disabilities and disadvantaged adults.”
She is very good – well liked and respected.”
- Fee-paid Judge of the First-tier Tribunal (Mental Health jurisdiction) 2019
Qualifications & awards:
- BA Hons (Oxon), LLM (University of East Anglia)
- Formerly: lecturer in family and property law 1993 – 1998.
- Family Law Bar Association
- Association of Lawyers for Children
- Western Circuit
- Bar Pro Bono Unit Family Law Panel
Abigail Bond is regulated by the Bar Standards Board (BSB) and holds a current practising certificate. If you are not satisfied with the service provided, please read here.