Webinar – Local Authority Duties to non-British Children


Bronwen Jones of both immigration & public law and family teams presented the second webinar in the Spring 2021 Series on 11th February 2021.

You can access a copy of the presentation slides here and view the recording by clicking on the link immediately below.

As this Free Movement article summarises, local authorities have recently come under scrutiny for their duties towards non-British children. Practitioners in this area of law are also grappling with protecting their clients’ rights and entitlements, which may have been impacted upon by both Brexit and the Covid-19 pandemic. Bronwen provides in this webinar a comprehensive overview of the relevant statutory obligations and applicable case-law, including on age assessments.

Related barristers: Bronwen Jones

Related practice areas: Immigration and Public Law, Family


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