New Partner in our Public and Administrative Law Team
04 August 2015
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Natasha McKenna as a partner in our Public and Administrative Law Team. Natasha is pictured above with Edward Gleeson, Head of Public and Administrative Law.
Natasha works with clients in relation to administrative law, health care law, and civil litigation matters. She specialises in advising health authorities particularly in relation to child protection, juvenile criminal justice, adoption, wards of court applications and mental health issues. Natasha has represented and advised public and private clients in civil and criminal litigation and dispute resolution in the Supreme, High, Circuit and District Courts and has also advised local authorities in the UK with regards to the placement of children in this jurisdiction.
Her extensive experience includes advising in relation to Hague Convention proceedings before the Supreme Court with regard to child abduction, advising on the exercise by the High Court of its jurisdiction in the area of the civil detention of minors as well as on judicial review proceedings before the High Court and Supreme Court relating to the disclosure of historical files.