McKenzie Friend

What I can do as a McKenzie Friend

  • Help you with the preparation of all legal paperwork including applications, court orders, statements and financial forms.
  • Advise you about the legal process and assist you in preparing your case in order to achieve the best result.
  • Help you prepare your correspondence.
  • Accompany you to court to assist in any negotiations (outside the courtroom), support and quietly advise you (inside the courtroom). 

What I can’t do as a McKenzie Friend

  • Go on the court record as acting for you.
  • Receive papers and correspondence. These will be sent directly to you for you to forward to me.
  • Send papers and correspondence directly to the court or other parties. These will be sent to you for you to forward on.
  • Speak on your behalf in court unless specifically permitted by the court.   

About me

  • I have over 30 years’ experience on family matters
  • I carry full professional indemnity insurance.  

IB Wills & Family Matters is not regulated by the Solicitors Regulation  Authority