Sills & Betteridge Solicitor wins important case in Court of Appeal

Congratulations to Sarah Rowe, a newly qualified solicitor in our Doncaster office for winning an important case in the Court of Appeal. Sarah called me a week last Thursday to tell me that an injustice may have just incurred due to a judge’s behaviour in court. That was a new one on me after more than 10 years practising law! The case was an interim care order application, where Doncaster Council were wanting to keep two children in care and Sarah’s client, the mother, wanted them to return home. I spoke with the mother’s barrister and it was clear that the case had not been conducted properly by the judge…