Your local specialists in family and property law

David Medd



David was called to the Bar in 2010 and is regularly instructed by Local Authorities, parents, grandparents and children in contested and complex multi-day hearings within the Family Court and the Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal.

Membership/Professional Qualifications

  • BA (Hons)
  • Graduate Diploma in Law
  • Bar Vocational Course (Outstanding)
  • Bar Vocational Course Prize, Inner Temple
  • Plowden Award for Advocacy
  • North Eastern Circuit
  • Family Law Bar Association

David has a wealth of experience in the following areas: –

Public Law

  • Child neglect
  • Serious injury to children
  • Sexual abuse
  • Fabricated/induced illness
  • Domestic abuse
  • Substance misuse
  • Mental Health
  • Developmental delay/children with complex needs

Private Law

  • Contact
  • Residence
  • Child arrangements
  • Occupation Orders
  • Non-Molestation Orders
  • Prohibited Steps Orders
  • Specific Issue Orders


  • Special Educational Needs (SEN)
  • Education and Health Care (EHC) Plans

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