Penelope Robinson

Senior Barrister, Social Services

Telephone: 03000 41 66 19

Email: penelope.robinson@kent.gov.uk

Qualifications

  • Barrister 

Areas of practice

  • Childcare law
  • adoption

Biography

Penelope attended University College Cardiff, and was called to the Bar in 1986.

She has worked for Kent County Council as a childcare lawyer for nearly 15 years on a job share basis. Before working at Kent County Council she had experience of working at other local authorities and she practised at the Bar for a number of years. 

Penelope is an experienced lawyer and advocate in childcare law and adoption, and she also provides training in these areas.

Penelope has a practical and supportive approach to her clients, who appreciate her straightforward advice. 

Professional memberships

  • Penelope is a member of Gray's Inn