Family Law Specialist
Barrister at Law
Direct Public Access qualified
Kate Grieve is an experienced Children’s Law practitioner. Straight talking and open in approach, she is insightful, clear and concise. Kate brings empathy and good judgment to her cases.
Kate's expertise in children's cases extends to sexual, physical, and emotional abuse including Fabricated and Induced Illness, parental murder, and significant head injuries representing children, parents, and authorities. She in very experienced in representing parents with communication needs or limited capacity. Kate has a particular expertise in Human Rights Act claims in public law cases.
In private cases she brings a wealth of understanding with a thorough and exacting approach. She is described by her clients as bright, understanding, and perceptive.
- Children's public law
- Children's private law
- HRA claims in public law
Appointments & Memberships
- Lincoln’s Inn
- Family Law Bar Association
O v Medway  EWFC B164
Re S (A Child) (2015)  UKSC 20
Haringey London Borough Council v Musa  EWHC 2883 (Fam)
Re H & R (Adoption)  EW Misc 18 (CC) (26 February 2014)
B & H (Children)  EWCA Civ 228
Katuwall v Secretary of State for the Home Department (2009) IA/10650/2009
B (A Child by her Guardian), Re  EWHC 488 (Fam) (15 March 2017)
Education and Qualifications
BVC ICSL 2006 (Commendation)
CPE City University 2005 (Commendation)
Master of Arts Chelsea College of Art 2001 (Commendation)
Bachelor of Fine Arts 1994 (1st Class with Honours)