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Mainly public law care proceedings, but also other family and local authority proceedings involving children.
Acts on behalf of all parties in care proceedings and specialises in non-accidental injury cases with complex forensic evidence. He has recently appeared before the President in a contested adoption application and handled a 12-day sexual abuse hearing.
“Is a very competent safe pair of hands who is always calm under pressure." Legal 500 2021
Strengths: “He is very dogged in his endeavours to get to the bottom of matters during cross-examination and is very technically sound.” Chambers and Partners 2018
Jonathan is ranked by Chambers and Partners 2016 as a leading junior in the category of Family / Matrimonial, wherein it is said: “Jonathan Bennett is described as a ‘straight talking and astute’ child care practitioner. He is one of the leading names at the set.”