Mary Vogiatzis is a Senior Associate Solicitor in our Family Law Department supervised by Wendy Still. Mary specialises in Private Child Law, Public Child Law and Non Molestation proceedings. Mary is Children Law accredited by the Law Society to represent children directly or through CAFCASS Guardians. Mary undertakes much of her own advocacy and is also a member of the Family Sussex Justice Board and the Hastings Law Society.
Mary qualified as a Solicitor in 2014 and joined Stephen Rimmer LLP in 2018 having spent a number of years at another well respected local Family Law Firm.
Mary is regularly instructed in respect of Private Child Law applications under the Children Act 1989 and frequently acts for parents and extended family members in disputes over where children will live, appropriate contact, parental responsibility, removal from the jurisdiction and special guardianship orders. Mary also acts with matters in relation to specific orders to a child namely disputes between parents over where the child should attend school.
Mary is highly experienced and aims to provide clear and transparent information and expert professional advice which can be of significant value that will ultimately benefit you and your family.