Stacy Williams

Legal Assistant, Social Services Team

Telephone: 03000 41 78 00

Email: stacy.williams@kent.gov.uk

Qualifications

  • Graduate member of CILEx

Areas of practice

  • Children Act Proceedings
  • Adoption Proceedings
  • Court of Protection Proceedings
  • Inquests
  • Police Disclosures

Biography

Stacy joined Kent Legal Services in 2012 as a Legal Assistant, having previously been employed in private practice as a Legal Secretary. Stacy is currently a graduate member of the Chartered Institute of Legal Executives. Stacy became a graduate member in 2013.

Stacy has extensive knowledge of child care law, from pre-proceedings to care proceedings, through to adoption.  Stacy has recently gained experience assisting solicitors in complex cases with an international element involving Brussels II.

Stacy has assisted solicitors with drafting documents for court proceedings and has taken instructions from foster carers to prepare statements.

Stacy also has experience with assisting solicitors with the work involved where court proceedings are in the Court of Protection and Coroners Courts (inquests).

Stacy is involved in dealing with requests from the police to disclose social services records into criminal proceedings and also requests from the courts for social services to provide welfare reports in private law proceedings.

Professional memberships

  • Graduate member of CILEx