One of the region’s largest law firms, hlw Keeble Hawson, with offices in Leeds, Sheffield and Doncaster, has appointed children’s expert Rebecca Crofts to strengthen their family law team.
As a qualified member of the Law Society Children Panel and also a committee member of Resolution – the family lawyers’ association, Rebecca joins the firm as a Childcare Solicitor.
Since completing her Law degree at Sheffield Hallam University, her Legal Practice Course, and training contract, Rebecca has amassed five years’ experience in family law.
At hlw Keeble Hawson, Rebecca will focus on care proceedings. She will be representing parents, extended family members and children in proceedings issued by the local authority. She will also represent clients in connection with children matters including applications for Residence, Contact and Prohibited Steps orders.
Vanessa Fox, head of family law at hlw Keeble Hawson, said:
We pride ourselves on providing the very best support and guidance to families when they face difficult decisions. We warmly welcome Rebecca to hlw Keeble Hawson and I am sure that our clients will benefit from her expertise and empathetic approach.
On her new appointment, Rebecca said:
I was attracted by the practice’s excellent reputation and the quality of their work, I look forward to continuing my professional development here and contributing to the success of the team.