Dr Charlotte Proudman successfully represent the mother in FGM case before the High Court


The High Court ruled on 18th February 2020 that a child is at high risk of FGM if she is deported to Sudan or Bahrain. The mother of the girl was represented by Karon Monaghan QC, Matrix Chambers and Dr Charlotte Proudman, Goldsmith Chambers.

The Judgment can be found here: A (A child) (Female Genital Mutilation Protection Order Application) [2020] EWHC 323 (Fam) (18 February 2020) https://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2020/323.html

The BBC has written about the case here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-suffolk-51774185

The case is before the Court of Appeal on 12th March 2020.

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