Applying for parental responsibility of a child can raise complex legal issues in relation to the rights of children and carers. At P.A. Duffy and Company we offer a range of expert services to resolve any problems that may arise and make a difficult process run more smoothly.
Taking on responsibility of a child will undoubtedly place added strain on a carers finances. Our experienced kinship solicitors will provide our clients with expert advice about their financial and legal responsibilities.
Local authorities have various financial obligations to aid kinship care, we offer mediation services and representation to ensure that local authorities provide appropriate support to carers and child alike.
Our expert judicial review team can also advise kinship carers on their grounds to challenge the decision of local authorities if they’re decisions are illegal, irrational or improper.