Denise joined Philcox Gray in July 2017 having worked as a Salaried Partner and Head of Department leading family law departments at Legal 500 firms during the course of her career. Denise has 24 years’ post-qualification experience and has been rated in Legal 500 Directory. She has been described as a “highly experienced advocate”.
Denise is a specialist child care and family lawyer. She is a member of the Law Society’s Family Law and Children Panel and is accredited to act for both children and parents in care proceedings. Denise is also a member of Resolution, the Association of Lawyers for Children and the Child Abduction Lawyers Association. Denise is a specialist in non-accidental injury care cases acting for both parents and children where very serious allegations of harm have been made.
Denise also represents clients in the complex area of private law family disputes involving parental alienation and the harm to children who are the subject of long term parental conflict in private law proceedings. Denise also has many years of experience in conducting divorce and disputes regarding marital assets.
Denise graduated as an MBA from Nottingham Trent University in 2003 and this has augmented her extensive management experience and her former freelance practice.