Laila Bhunnoo is a Recognised Practitioner in the 2019 editon of Chambers and Partners UK for her work in Children: Public Law Matters, London firms.
"...very knowledgeable and organised..."Legal 500 2019 Edition.
Chambers UK recommends Laila as a 'Noted Practitioner' for her Children Public Law work throughout LondonChambers UK 2018 Edition.
"Laila Bhunnoo is a calm lawyer who stays on top of her workload."Legal 500 2017 Edition.
Further, for the last five years consecutively, Laila has been ranked in The Legal 500 UK Edition for her expertise in childcare matters. Legal 500 has described her as providing ‘excellent representation of parents and children in care proceedings’ and bLegal 500 2016 Edition.
“Laila combines an excellent working knowledge of the law with an empathic ability to understand the needs of clients. She is a strong advocate in court and a wise adviser outside of court. This has been of particular benefit with regard to complex cases. One can depend on her ability to move cases forward towards positive outcomes with a pragmatic and realistic approach which focuses on the needs of children. She has particular skills in communicating with children and young people, and clients who have specific needs. She is amongst the best family solicitors I have worked with.”
“I find working with Laila extremely easy, with a good understanding of what the role of the Guardian is and how to work collaboratively. She is efficient, accessible and clear in analysing the issues in a case and the management of it. She is an excellent advocate in court and manages the differing positions of the parties with clarity - a real pleasure to work with.”
“I have worked with Laila over a number of years and would always recommend her highly as someone who is approachable, immensely professional and hugely experienced. Laila is supportive in her engagement with colleagues and clients alike. She works hard and in a very child-centred way to get the best possible outcomes for the children and families that we work with.”
“Laila is a strong advocate for children and young people and works skilfully with children from different communities. She is very professional and I feel confident in instructing her in the full range of applications in children’s cases.”
“Thanks for all your hard work on behalf of the children, I really appreciated your clarity, confidence and experience, as well as your passionately child focused approach.”