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Nicholas Elcombe

Nick's practice covers the whole range of family work together with a growing amount of work in both welfare and financial matters in the Court of Protection.
Nicholas Elcombe
An element of international work has been part of Nick's practice for a number of years:
  •  Hague convention return
  •  return & removal to non Hague countries (both permanent & temporary)
  •  removal by Government when sexual misdemeanours became apparent
  •  international child support & enforcement
Nick has experience in the Family Division of the High Court and has had a number of cases before the Court of Appeals

  •  Court of Protection case (MASM v MMAM & ors [2015] EWCOP 3) establishing the    non-enforceability by committal of declaratory orders
  •  Court of Protection welfare case involving autism spectrum disorders
  •  contact case involving sexual abuse of a minor over many years
  •  contact case involving grooming for sexual purposes of child
  •  removal of parental responsibility
  •  return of retained child, including an award of costs
  •  sibling disputes before Court of Protection
  •  farming Financial Order cases
  •  substance abuse and mental health in public law and private law cases
  •  wardship
Nick is one of EA Law - East Anglian Chambers members with a growing Direct Access practice and he will work at any time or place to suit the client; including differing time zones.

Away from Chambers Nicks interests centre on travel and walking in the countryside of the United Kingdom.

Recent article in Suffolk Norfolk Life (go to page 24)

Articles by Nicholas Elcombe:
The Court of Protection in Practice
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