Jenny qualified as a solicitor in June 1991 and specialises in cases concerning children and represents parents and children in a wide variety of public law cases. She also undertakes adoption and special guardianship work.
Area of specialism
- Public law children.
Jenny represented a client in a complex non-accidental injury case at the Family Court in West London recently. The proceedings involved 10 day fact finding hearing to determine the cause of the child’s injury and whether there was negligence. A range of medical experts gave evidence regarding the cause of the injury. Jenny supported her client through the through lengthy and complex proceedings and ensured that the client got necessary relief. The reported judgment in the case can be found here.
- The Law Society’s Children Panel.
“Jenny Newton is outstanding. She is hardworking and passionate and always goes the extra mile for her clients.”Legal 500, 2023
“Jenny is a skilful and very experienced children’s lawyer, who can deal with complex cases to a high standard.”