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Julie Moseley

Julie Moseley


Julie Moseley has practiced from Birmingham since her pupillage in 1992 and tenancy in 1993. She has practiced in family law throughout her career and after five years specialised solely in family law cases. Julie is a busy and experienced family advocate able to handle complex and sensitive cases without compromising on her client care abilities. She appears most frequently in County and High court public and private law children matters.

Julie Moseley regularly represents  the whole range of participants in public law cases including Local Authorities, parents, interveners (from alleged perpetrators to proposed special guardians) and Children’s Guardians. In private law matters Julie Moseley regularly represents r.16.4 guardians. She regularly deals with clients with learning disabilities and mental health issues and is familiar with working on behalf of the Official Solicitor. Julie also has experience from a number of cases of representing teenage children directly within the public law arena.

Public Law Care and Adoption

Julie Moseley is regularly involved in complex care and placement applications. She has experience of serious non accidental injury cases including brain/head injuries and also of significant long term sexual abuse matters. Julie has experience of dealing with a number of cases where there has been an issues of competing jurisdiction of other countries. Julie has experience of dealing with sensitive issues of publicity involving the medium of the internet. Julie has developed her client care abilities over her years of representing vulnerable and often learning disabled clients and is sensitive to the stress experienced by both professional and lay clients in the emtionally charged setting of family courts.

Reported Cases:

  • Re L-A (Care:Chronic Neglect) [2010] 1 FLR 80
  • K (A Child: Wardship: Publicity) [2013] EWHC B11 (Fam)
  • Re J (A Child) (contra mundum injunction) [2013] EWHC 2694 (Fam)

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“Julie is a really excellent, capable barrister who can provide the robust advice that is sometimes required to ensure clients have criticality on issues and understand the potential outcomes dependent on instructions. She has really strong advocacy skills.” Chambers & Partners 2023
“She takes ownership of a case. She’s very approachable and knowledgeable and has a very good tactical brain. Both clients and guardians love her.” Chambers UK 2022
“She is very experienced and very well researched in complex matters. She has an excellent rapport with clients and the ability to empathise and support vulnerable parties, with a very clear focus on securing the best outcome for her client.” Chambers UK
“A very accomplished practitioner.” Chambers UK



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