The Team



Jude studied criminology at Bangor University and completed her legal training in Chester. Jude qualified as a Solicitor in 2006. Initially Jude practised Criminal Law until she then began specialising in Family Law in 2008 and has continued to do so to date. Jude was a keen advocate, and often appeared before the Family Courts representing clients in various matters including children and financial.

Jude has experience in all areas of family law and has a keen interest particularly, in children matters. Jude is a member of Resolution and trained as an All Issues Family Mediator in 2018. Jude is currently working towards her accreditation. Jude has always taken the approach when assisting separated families to promote and encourage an amicable solution reducing conflict as much as possible.



Darren is the voice behind Winstanley Mediation. He is responsible for dealing with all new client enquiries and helps existing clients also throughout the process providing administrative support and answers to any questions. Darren has extensive experience working within the legal and mediation profession and prides himself on his impeccable client care skills. Darren is a huge support to our clients as he too understands the importance of those considering mediation feeling supported throughout the process.

You can contact Darren direct on: 07949 568101 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Area's We Cover

Liverpool / Wirral / Merseyside / Chester / Northwest