Julia Paige

Solicitor, Social Services Team

Telephone: 03000 41 60 36

Email: julia.j.paige@kent.gov.uk

Qualifications

  • LLB(Hons), Solicitor

Areas of practice

  • Child Protection/ Public Law

Biography

Julia was educated at the University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne.

Julia qualified as a solicitor in 1995. Julia worked in private practice until joining Kent Legal Services in October 2012 as a Locum.

Whilst in private practice Julia dealt with all aspects of family law, but particularly children act cases. She was also the public funding supervisor at her last firm from 2006.

Since joining Kent County Council Julia has expanded upon her knowledge and experience in the field of public law children act work. This has included providing detailed advice to children's services at legal planning meetings and with regards to preparing documents within court proceedings. Julia has built up a good working relationship with her clients within children's services.

Julia is undertaking more of her own advocacy.

Julia is dedicated to her work and working with her clients in an efficient and accessible manner. Julia has had very positive feedback from her several clients.

Professional memberships

  • Accredited member of Resolution with regards to Private Law Children Act and Domestic Abuse

Reported cases

  • R. M (a child) [2012] EWCA Civ 1580