Cheryl Cooper joined Poole Alcock in 2001 and commenced her ILEX training with the Institute of Legal Executives in 2004.
Cheryl assists Sarah Miller and Sonia Rickard in the Child Law and Care Department. With over a decade of experience Cheryl specialises in representing clients whose children are at risk of being, or have already been, taken into the care of the Local Authority.
Cheryl’s knowledge and excellent rapport with clients ensures that parents and carers are helped to negotiate their way through the complex issues involved, despite any other difficulties they may be facing in their personal lives.
Cheryl acts for clients in relation to pre-proceedings, care proceedings and Special Guardianship Orders. She also has acted in complex cases which have been heard at the High Court and Court of Appeal.