Staff Profile

Christopher Patrick
01709 364000
Based at: Rotherham
Qualified: 1995
Joined Howells: 2007
Practice Area: Children Law
Memberships: Law Society Panel, Association of Lawyers for Children

Chris has over 25 years’ experience working in Family Law. He specialises in all areas of Public Law Children matters; representing parents and children in public law proceedings brought by local authorities.

He is also experienced in private law children work, representing parents and other family members where there are disputes following separations.

Chris has been a member of the Law Society Children Panel for more than 13 years.

He is an approachable lawyer who takes a practical approach in order to achieve the best possible outcome for his clients.


I thank you for your involvement in the case and can honestly say your skill and professionalism is second to none. I appreciate the work you have put in and the kind words you have afforded to me.” – 2021

“(We) would like to thank you for representing us and feel it was the right outcome for all, we won't hesitate to contact you if we need a lawyer in the future.” –  2018