Lauren Baker

Solicitor, Social Services Team

Telephone: 03000 41 58 02

Email: lauren.baker@kent.gov.uk

Qualifications

  • LLB

Areas of practice

  • Family

Biography

Lauren studied Law with German at the University of the West of England, Bristol and spent one year studying German Law at the University of Mannheim in Germany.  Lauren qualified in 2010 and gained experience in family law whilst working in private practice, until joining Kent Legal Services in November 2013.

Lauren's previous practice covered all aspects of family law along with personal injury and clinical negligence.

Lauren advises in relation to both public and private law children matters and is an Accredited Children Panel Member having previously represented parents and Guardians within care proceedings.

Lauren has a keen interest in advocacy and has undertaken advocacy in cases for some years, including complex public law cases. Lauren has been praised by clients for concluded cases promptly, having gained valuable experience when acting for parents and guardians, and with strong regard to the need to minimise delay for children in care proceedings.