1 Garden Court

  • ‘Quickly gains the utmost of respect from judges, clients, and opponents.’ ‘ Able to consider complex matters and distil the key aspects which need to be progressed.’

    Legal 500 2020
  • ‘Provides exceptional client care and is excellent with vulnerable clients. She’s easy to work with, knowledgeable and a very able performer both in discussions and in court.’

    Chambers UK 2020
  • ‘She has an incredibly calming demeanour, yet in court is a force to be reckoned with.’

    Legal 500 2019
  • ‘She can be extremely smooth and persuasive, and has one of the best bedside manners I’ve seen with a client. She’s also capable of being ferocious in her cross-examination.’

    Chambers UK 2019

Practice Overview

Alev is a Child Law specialist whose busy practice encompasses the spectrum of private and public law proceedings in which she acts for all parties and appears at all levels of court. She has particular expertise in cases involving the international movement of children and the separate representation of children and has appeared in landmark Court of Appeal decisions in both these areas. Alev also specialises in Court of Protection and High Court proceedings concerning the mental capacity, deprivation of liberty, personal welfare and property of vulnerable and incapacitated adults.

Chambers UK Bar

Leading Individual


Legal 500

Leading Individual



Legal Aid Barrister of the Year - Finalist