Mary Holmes

“… she was brilliant, she reassured me, instructed me on what I needed to do and stood by me throughout times when I was struggling with the things we were being put through as a family…”

Mary Holmes

Senior Associate

Mary has worked in family law for over 30 years, specialising in care proceedings. She uses her wealth of expertise and experience to advise parents, grandparents and extended family members alike. She regularly advises clients who have serious mental health difficulties; addictions or those facing allegations of physical, emotional, sexual harm or neglect. Mary will always go the extra mile for her clients who appreciate her understanding, non-judgmental and direct approach to her advice.

Mary has been involved in a number of high-profile cases and those of the upmost gravity, including end of life cases and the most serious and complex care cases including child fatalities. She fully understands the difficulties parents and family members face in such cases and is able to advise her clients sensitively whilst simultaneously fighting her client’s corner with passion and determination.

Mary is committed and dedicated to achieving the best outcome for her clients and keeping families together.