Abigail Turner is an experienced, diligent and respected advocate specialising in public and private law relating to children.
The empathy and sensitivity she shows towards her clients means she is frequently instructed to act in complex cases especially those involving vulnerable clients.
Abigail is listed as a leading junior in Family and Children Law in the Legal 500.
Abigail’s care practice regularly sees her representing parents, local authorities, interveners and children’s guardians and her experience extends to cases involving:
Abigail strives to achieve the best outcome for her client and is known for providing realistic and well-founded advice. She has extensive experience in negotiating consent orders on behalf of clients where previous agreement has not been possible and where detail has been key.
Abigail is regularly instructed in cases involving:
Re N (Children Interim Order / Stay)  EWCA cIV 1070
Re G (a child)  EWFC 94
Re B (a child)  EWCC B55 (fam)
University of East Anglia (2005)
Nottingham Law School (2006)
Family Law Bar Association
Abigail is one of a handful of barristers whom I immediately think of when a difficult case with labyrinthine facts and complex issues land on my desk. If there’s a fight to be had she has the heart, knowledge, expertise and intellectual armoury to meet the challenge and meet it well.