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Kyri Lefteri

London, UK UK Bar Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Family: Children
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Family: Children - London (Bar)

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Kyri Lefteri
A specialist children lawyer, who appears at all levels of tribunal up to the Court of Appeal. He represents local authorities, parents, guardians, children and other family members, and further handles private law and abduction proceedings, some of which are international in scope. 
Strengths: "His professionalism, the quality of his research and his advocacy skills all impress." "He approaches his cases with vigour even when appearing in front of the most difficult judges."
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Practice Areas

Kyri practices all aspects of Children matters including public and private law proceedings, representing parents, children, third parties and local authorities. Work includes Children Act proceedings, adoption, wardship and inherent jurisdiction matters. Kyri is also instructed in Court of Protection matters.

Career

Kyri was educated at University College London and obtained a 2:1 Honours degree.

He subsequently attended City Law School (Formerly ICSL) to complete his BVC and attained the grade, Very Competent (VC).

He completed his pupillage successfully at New Court Chambers in 2006 and joined as a tenant thereafter.

Professional Memberships

Honourable Society of the Inner Temple

Family Law Bar Association

Publications

Notable reported cases:

Re SJ (A Child) [2011] EWHC 473 (fam)

P (A Child: Use of S.20 CA 1989 [2014] EWFC 775

Redbridge v SNA [2015] EWHC 2140 (fam)

Re S (A Child) [2017] EWCA Civ 249

Re I (Children: Child Assessment Order) [2020] EWCA Civ 281

Personal

Kyri cycles and attends the gym regularly. You will otherwise see him attending the Emirates Stadium to watch The Arsenal.

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