Solicitor

Profile

Hafwen specialises in all aspects of Children Law. She has experience of acting for clients in a range of family matters and advises on a variety of issues including:
  • Cases where the Local Authority's Social Services department are involved with children and families. Hafwen deals with Child Protection matters, cases where the Local Authority have provided parents with pre-proceedings letters and where the Local Authority have started Court proceedings.
  • Matters where parents or other family members are not able to agree the arrangements for their children including where they should live and who they should spend time with.
  • Cases involving Special Guardianship Orders and Adoption
Hafwen appreciates that matters involving children and family relationships are with the most challenging for clients to deal with on an emotional and practical level. She approaches her cases in a compassionate and sensitive manner whilst at the same time providing straightforward and clear advice. She is approachable, understanding and is dedicated to achieving the best possible outcome for the client and the children involved.

Route to Law

Hafwen studied law at degree level in Cardiff University and thereafter completed the Legal Practice Course also at Cardiff. She qualified as a Solicitor in 2011 after training in a Pembrokeshire firm and then joined the family team in Wansbroughs in August 2012.

Personal Interests

Hafwen enjoys spending time with her family and socialising with friends. Her interests include dance, music and watching rugby.
“I want to thank Hafwen Williams for helping me with everything, she's an amazing person and a credit to the firm.”

“Can't praise enough, easily approachable, listened to.”

“Wonderful efficient service, second to none. Brilliant response to all correspondence by email and letters, excellent communication, support and advice when things were tough and difficult for us. A compassionate service. Thanks, we couldn't have done it without you all.”