Video Links



Lucy Reed a Barrister from Bristol has kindly recorded at Bristol Family Court a series of 3 videos which provide tremendous help regarding the procedure of preparing for and attending at court.  

Video 1 gives really helpful tips on preparing for attending court.

Video 2 gives you an idea what the court looks like, some of the practicalities and procedures at court 

Video 3 gives you suggestions on how to present your case to the Judge or Magistrates 

Family Court Friend is NOT a legal advice service.  It is a support and guidance service.  


Although  Deborah Nelson is a qualified Solicitor she does  not hold a practising Certificate to be able to advise you as to the merits of your case.  We are providing a service to you as a McKenzie Friends/Legal Assistants and therefore will not be responsible for any adverse decisions made in your case resulting from documents we have helped you prepare and guidance given to you prior to or during court proceedings.  We will not be responsible for any decisions made by you, the court or the other party's solicitor. or applications, 


If you require advice about the merits of your case or application or what to say in your statements you should consult a Practising Solicitor who is regulated by the Solicitor's Regulation Authority or a Direct Access Barrister.  

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