Family Law Barrister and Mediator
Sarah Blackmore practices exclusively in all aspects of both public and private child care law. She is regularly instructed in serious, complex cases involving significant non-accidental injury and sexual abuse, appearing on behalf of local authorities, parents, extended family members and Children’s Guardians and often represents parents suffering from mental illness, those with severe learning difficulties as well as child parents. In addition she has extensive experience of private law disputes – dealing with issues of domestic violence on a regular basis, as well other complex cases of alleged abuse, ‘implacably hostile’ parents, child abduction and transsexual issues, both on a direct access and referral basis.
Legal 500 2014 - "Forceful when there is an issue to be fought"
Legal 500 2013 - Recommended - "is able to get to the crucial points of each case"
Legal 500 2012 - Recommended - “for serious non-accidental injury and sexual abuse cases”