Helen was admitted as a solicitor in 1991. She joined Dawson Cornwell in January 1998, when she jointly established the firm’s Children Department, and became a partner in May 2000.
Helen specialises in children law, with particular expertise in international and cross border cases, including child abduction, relocation, leave to remove, adoption (domestic and inter country), wardship, residence and contact.
Helen was formerly accredited by Resolution as a specialist family lawyer with particular specialisms in child abduction, private children law and domestic abuse.
She is a long standing member of Resolution and The Law Society.
However, Helen's responsibilities within the firm have now been broadened to cover various management roles, including staff, recruitment, training, marketing and compliance.