Family Law Eastbourne Hastings

John is a Consultant Solicitor in our Family Law Department.  Prior to this he was head of our Family Law Department and a Partner.  John is a former Chairman of Resolution (East Sussex), former President of the Eastbourne Law Society as well as a former member of the Brighton Family Court Adoption and Protocol Committee. He is a member of the East Sussex Steering committee for the establishment of the Family Drug and Alcohol Court currently sitting in Hastings and a Governor of Bexhill College.

John is a member of the Law Society Children Panel and is a Resolution accredited specialist. John is also a trained mediator offering services through SR Mediation and JAS mediation.

John has acted in a number of notable cases including:


Re LM (A Child) (Reporting Restrictions: Coroner’s Inquest) [2007]

– EWHC 1902 (Fam) High Court of Justice Family Division Re: R (A Child) [2001]

EWCA Civ 1344 Court of Appeal (Civil Division) 20 July 2001


To contact John call 01323 434415 or email