Tim Hanson - Family
Private and Public Law children work, acting for guardians, parents and local authorities.
Timothy Hanson is a member of the Editorial Board of the Jersey Law Review and a contributor to various publications.
• Jersey Law Review: “Justice in Our Time: The Problem of Legislative Inaction” (2002); “Civil Appeals to the Court of Appeal and all that Jazz” (2003); “No Legal System is an Island, Entire of Itself” (2004); “The Jersey Law of Contract: A Question of Identity?” (February, 2005)
• Business Brief: “Legal Wonderland” (2002); “The Long Reach of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973: How Safe is your Trust?” (2004)
• Current Law: various, including "Medical Negligence" (2005)
• Family Law: “Ancillary Relief in the Channel Islands.” (January 2005)
Married & resides Jersey
Distinction Caen University
Pegasus Scholar 1993
(Residence Order: Child’s Application for Leave)  1 FLR 780 (High Court) – a novel point upon the interpretation of the Children Act 1989 relating to the ability of a child to be represented and participate in proceedings fought out by that child’s family. This case further resolved previous conflicting decisions of the High Court
(Care Proceedings: Disclosure)  2 FLR 751 (High Court) – concerned the disclosure of documents by Local Authorities
(Secure Accommodation Order: Representation)  EWCA Civ 458;  2 FLR 169 (Court of Appeal) – this remains the leading English case as to the rights of children in applications by local authorities to place them in secure accommodation
Divorce and ancillary relief
Wheatley v Wheatley
 BPIR 431 (High Court) – concerned the exceptional use of bankruptcy orders to enforce awards made in divorce proceedings