Lesley Monkhouse

Lesley Monkhouse

Lesley is a well-deserved finalist in the Children category at the 2018 LALY awards, a ceremony will be held in London on 17 July.  The award recognises Lesley’s contribution to helping families. I have extensive experience of advising parents and other family...
Mike Bishop

Mike Bishop

I am head of Mental Health at David Gray Solicitors LLP with 25 years experience of representing clients detained in hospital, or living in the community but subject to the Mental Health Act . I am also a partner at David Gray Solicitors LLP and have been at the firm...
Mary Shaw

Mary Shaw

I have practised as a Family Lawyer since 1984 and am accredited by Resolution as a specialist lawyer in the areas of Advanced Financial Provision, Private Children Law and Domestic Abuse; I have been a member of the Children Panel since 1993. In 2006 I trained as a...
Lucy Mead

Lucy Mead

I am a Partner and Head of the Family Department. I am a specialist family lawyer and have worked in family law since I qualfied as a Solicitor in 2001. I have experience dealing with the breakdown of all types of relationships and the issues that arise from this...
Brian Hegarty

Brian Hegarty

I have specialised in criminal law since 1995 and practice in all matters that come before criminal courts and inquests.  I am also a higher court advocate representing defendants in the crown court and court of appeal. I head the criminal law team and am a partner of...
Cliff Veitch

Cliff Veitch

My particular speciality and interest lies with care for elderly people, dealing with lasting and enduring powers of attorney, the office of the public guardian and the court of protection. I am able to provide advice to clients on all issues of will making and the...
Bryony Rest

Bryony Rest

I am a Partner, Solicitor and head of the immigration department at David Gray Solicitors. I have recognised expertise and many years’ experience in all aspects of immigration law and am accredited by the Law Society as an Advanced Caseworker (Level 3) and Supervisor....
Elspeth Thomson

Elspeth Thomson

I am a family solicitor with almost 25 years experience of representing family members in legal cases. I am also the managing partner of David Gray Solicitors LLP with responsibility for the strategic planning and operational running of the firm. I have represented...