GREGORY
HOPEWELL

Called to the Bar in 1992

Inner Temple

Practice Area: Family/Civil

Gregory has over 29 years’ experience in all aspects of family and civil law.

PUBLIC LAW:

Acting on behalf of parents and also the Guardian.

 

My work covers issues of neglect, drug and alcohol, sexual abuse, child trafficking and domestic abuse / violence.

 

I represent people with functional difficulties and severe mental health issues.

 

 

PRIVATE LAW:

 

I represent parents in respect of the full range of Section 8 proceedings.

 

Hague Convention hearings.

 

In addition Schedule 1 Children Act 89 matters.

 

 

FINANCIAL RELIEF

 

I represent parties and also interveners in proceedings dealing with assets  from the modest to substantial.

 

Prior to being called to the Bar I worked in the City of London dealing with private clients’ investments. 

 

CIVIL:

 

I represent parties in respect of TLATA Proceedings.

 

General Civil Proceedings with particular emphasis on Housing and Landlord & Tenant work.

CASES REPORTED:

 

Medway Council v MI and others (2016) EWFC 74;

 

R ( on the application of Latchman ) Sec of State for the Home Dept (2004) ALL ER (D) 257 (Nov);

 

Wakie, Re (2003) EWHC 2107 (Admin);

 

E v F (1999) 12 WLUK 146;

 

B v B (Occupation Order) (1998) ALL ER (D) 754;

 

Fernando and others v Sec of State for the Home Department (1998) Lexis Citation 4312;

R v Sec of State for the Home Department ex parte Arku (1997) Lexis Citation 5015;

 

R v Sec of State for the Home Department ex parte Otusi (1997) Lexis Citation 5011;

 

R v Sec of State for the Home Department ex parte Annor (1997) Lexis Citation 5073;

 

R v Sec of State for the Home Department ex parte Ang (1997) Lexis Citation 1797;

 

R v Sec of State for the Home Department ex parte Martins (1996) Lexis Citation 3499;

 

R v Sec of State for the Home Department ex parte Pratt (1996) Lexis Citation 3586;

 

R v Sec of State for the Home Department ex parte Opadiran (1995) Lexis Citation 4376.

PROFESSIONAL BODIES

INNER TEMPLE 

 

FAMILY LAW BAR ASSOCIATION

 

HOUSING LAW PRACTITIONERS ASSOCIATION