Yet Edward Hayes LLP successfully defeated allegations of shaken baby child abuse in the High Court at York.  At 10 day fact finding hearing concluded that injuries were accidental and another family were reunited.  Again a massive miscarriage of justice was avoided thanks to our specialist team.  Had it not been for our knowledge of recent research papers and the discrediting of 4 experts, another miscarriage of justice would almost certainly have occurred.  A linked police investigation has

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Mr Justice Baker comments on exceptions to 26 weeks time limit in care cases and the importance of specialist family practitioners is emphasised.

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Led by the Family Law Team, Edward Hayes LLP successfully represented a father in the High Court of Justice, Family Division, Manchester Civil Justice Centre, whose children had been returned to his care following allegations of non-accidental injury/baby shaking.  We proved that a head injury was consistent with a low level fall, as explained by the father. The children were all returned to the family's care as a 10 day fact finding hearing collapsed.  The police investigation was abandoned and

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The Family Law Team successfully represented the mother of a 2 year old child who was returned to her care following allegations of neglect. We were able to obtain for the mother, a diagnosis of ADHD, which resulted in her being properly treated and as such enabled her child to be returned to her care.

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Serious Fraud –The Business Crime Team defeat allegations of conspiracy to defraud in a multi-million advance fee fraud case in the Midlands. Our team led by Lee Karu QC, Khadim Al’ Hussan and Yogesh Patel analysed 17,000 pages of detailed forensic accounting material and disproved the charges before the Trial even commenced.

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