We are delighted to announce that Naomi Wiseman, of the Garden Court Chambers Family Team, has been recognised in The Sunday Times Alternative Honours List for her pro bono advice to campaigners working to end child marriage and ban the harmful practice of hymenoplasty.
The Sunday Times stated:
"The family law barrister has been providing vital legal advice to campaigners working to end child marriage and virginity testing. Wiseman scored a victory in July, when the government committed to ban virginity testing and child marriages. Both laws have since been voted in by MPs."
Congratulations Naomi, this is well-deserved recognition for all your hard work and dedication to changing the law for the better. Click here to find out more about Naomi's campaigning work and practice.
Click here to view all of those recognised in the Alternative Honours: Sunday Times heroes of 2021.
Family Law, Immigration and Family Law Crossover , International Family Law | Wednesday 16 June 2021
Government signals support for Private Members Bill to end child marriage
Naomi Wiseman of Garden Court Chambers has been providing legal advice on the bill.
Family Law, Domestic Abuse | Friday 23 July 2021
Government plans to ban virginity testing in breakthrough for #VirginityDoesNotDefineMe campaign
Naomi Wiseman of Garden Court Chambers has been providing legal advice on the legislation.
Family Law | Wednesday 5 May 2021
Naomi Wiseman of Garden Court Chambers Family Team Shortlisted at True Honour Awards
We are delighted to announce Naomi Wiseman of Garden Court Chambers Family Team has been shortlisted at the Iranian and Kurdish Women’s Rights Organisation (IKWRO)'s True Honour Awards.