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Alissa Scott-Beckett

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"Alissa continues to earn fantastic results. Friendly and caring, but robust in how she represents her clients'


Alissa is a Family law specialist who has established a flourishing practice, with over 20 years' experience.

She has a well-deserved reputation for competent and compassionate handling of clients who are vulnerable, having extensive experience in dealing with those suffering low cognitive functioning or from mental health issues, having also had experience in representing clients in Mental Health Tribunals. She has a calm but authoritative manner which enables clients to feel confident in her handling of their case.

Public Law
Predominantly representing parents, but also for children via their Guardian, Alissa has experience in dealing with cases that involve allegations of sexual assault, non-accidental injury and chronic neglect.

Child Arrangements
Alissa is experienced in cases which involve and parental alienation, coercive control as well as general child arrangements.

In addition, Alissa is a visiting Lecturer at The Law School, City University, London. Lecturing in Opinion Writing, Professional Ethics, Evidence and Conferencing.


Qualifications, Associations


  • LLB (Honours): University of Kent at Canterbury
  • BVC: Inns of Court School of Law
  • Member of Inner Temple
  • Family Law Bar Association
  • Visiting Lecturer: City Law School, City, University of London
Called 2000
Practice Areas: Family

Email: family@westgate-chambers.co.uk

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