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Members of the Deans Court Family Team appear in the Family Division of the High Court

Bansa Singh-Hayer (acting for the younger children), Sasha Watkinson, led by Barbara Connolly QC (acting for G) and Arron Thomas, led by Nkumbe Ekaney QC (acting for B) were involved in the case of Wigan MBC -v- M and others (Veracity Assessment) [2015] EWFC 8 -

A judgment arising from a fact-finding hearing conducted by Mr Justice Jackson in the Family Division of the High Court sitting at Preston, concerning expert evidence in family proceedings relating to the capacity of a witness to give evidence and the use of veracity assessments.

The judgment can be accessed here:

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