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Sir Stephen Cobb has been a Justice of the High Court since
2013. He sits in the Family Division,
the Family Court, the Court of Protection and the Administrative Court of the
Queen’s Bench Division.
Stephen Cobb was a specialist family law barrister for over
20 years before being appointed to the Bench. Since becoming a QC in 2003, he
specialised in the law relating to children.
He won the prize for Family Law QC of the Year at Jordan Publishing's
Family Law Awards 2012, and for two years (2010-2011) was Chairman of the
Family Law Bar Association (FLBA), at a time of significant change for the
Family Law Reports
contains verbatim reports of every important Family Court, Court of Appeal,
Supreme Court and European courts case, and also includes practice directions,
covering the whole range of family law, public and private child law. Every
case in the Family Law reports is judicially approved.
Family Law – the
title of reference and record in the field of family law since 1970 – is the
leading practitioner journal compiled by experts for family law professionals.
The journal features the latest official guidances, in-depth case analysis and
topical articles. Contents also include regular columns from the Family Law Bar
Association, Resolution, The Law Society and the Association of Her Majesty's
District Judges as well as news and research updates, letters and book reviews.
the Family Law Reports and the Family Law journal are available as a
print and online subscription.