Anne-Marie specializes in all aspects of domestic and international family law and the international movement of children. She has expertise in international divorce forum and jurisdictional disputes on divorce, with particular expertise in international custody disputes, child abduction (Hague and non–Hague); the EU Regulation on jurisdiction in family matters, relocation and children’s law private and public. She acts for the victims of forced marriages, abandoned spouses and Honor Based Violence, and has assisted in the protection of 150 plus Forced Marriage victims.
Anne-Marie is also a specialist in surrogacy arrangements and surrogacy with an international element and co-parenting agreements. Anne-Marie advises in respect of complex domestic and international adoption applications and legal issues arising from the creation and implementation of surrogacy arrangements under The Human Fertilization and Embryology Act 2008.
Anne-Marie is accredited by Resolution as a specialist family lawyer with specialisms in forced marriage and honor based violence, child abduction and children law.