Shan Morris

Shan Morris

Year of Call: 1991

INTRODUCTION

Shan is a specialist Family Practitioner with over 20 years’ experience in Public and Private Law Children Act proceedings and matrimonial finance. She is regularly instructed in Public Law Disputes concerning cases for Local Authorities and parents as well as extended family members.

Shan also represents children, either directly or through their Guardians.

Her experience covers all aspects of care and adoption proceedings, including cases involving contested issues of fact, complex medical evidence and cases involving foreign elements and Private Law Proceedings involving serious allegations of abuse.

Shan also is instructed in Financial Disputes including ancillary relief, cohabitation and Inheritance Act claims.

She has appeared at all levels from Family Proceedings Court up to and including the Court of Appeal

Career History:

Shan completed her pupillage at 33 Park Place, Cardiff. She remained a member of those Chambers until 1999 when she moved to Chester and joined Linenhall Chambers.

Education:

  • University of Hull LLB (Hons)
  • B.V.C., Inns of Court School of Law, London.

Memberships and Associations:

  • Family Law Bar Association

Languages:

  • Fluent welsh speaker