Social Services

We are experienced in dealing with care proceedings and cases involving social services. We have acted for both the parents and the child in these types of case. Contact us now for a free consultation to discuss your case and legal aid.

A parent’s biggest fear is the loss of their child and we recognise that. If you need urgent advice or assistance with Social Services involvement with your children contact us immediately on either 01302 341243 (office) or our 24 hour contact number 07623 807835.

Having the involvement of the Local Authority with your family can be a concerning time for all. Here at Chris Stevenson Solicitors our specialist legal team are here to support, guide and advise you. We pride ourselves on conducting our own advocacy throughout the Court process and our reputation for fighting for our client’s to achieve positive and successful outcomes.

If the Local Authority have started Court Proceedings or invited you to attend meetings it is important that you seek legal advice at the earliest possible time. If you would like to discuss any aspect of Social Services involvement please contact us immediately.

If you are a parent or a person with parental responsibility you are likely to qualify for Legal Aid no matter how much you earn or the strength of your case. Means tested Legal Aid is also available for other family members involved in care proceedings. If you are in any way unsure whether we can help please contact our team on 01302 341243 or email us.