Martine Kushner

Call: 1980


‘Martine Kushner always fights her clients corner’ Legal500

Martine spent her early years at the Bar undertaking a common law practice including family, crime and personal injury. She has since specialised in family work covering all fields and representing all sides, parents, Local Authorities and children.

She is a regular lecturer for Jordan’sPublishers for HumanRights, private and public law and has chaired a number of conferences on the medical aspects of child abuse including so-called ‘shaken baby syndrome’

Martine co-authored ‘Family Law and the Human Rights Act 1998. She has been ranked as a leading junior in Chambers and Partners for a number of years and is described as an incisive practitioner. She is known for fearless cross examination.

Qualifications and Appointments:

LLB Hons, MA Business Law, Jules Thorne Scholar,

Recorder  and authorised to sit in the County and Crown Courts  РCare, Family, Crime and Civil

Articles and Publications:

Family Law and the Human Rights Act 1998


  • British Agency for Adoption and Fostering
  • Association of Lawyers
  • Family Law Association.

My Expertise