Sally Gore
Year of call: 2006


Sally has specialised in family law and related areas throughout her career at the Bar. Having previously been a member of a specialist family set in London, Sally joined Fenners Chambers in 2014.  She also has experience in the Court of Protection and of cases which fall under the Mental Health Acts.

Sally is known for her particular expertise in judicial review matters arising in relation to social services provision for adults and children. The second edition of her book, ‘The Children Act 1989: Local Authority Support for Children and Families’ was published by Jordan Publishing (now LexisNexis) in 2015. 

Areas of practice

  • Family law: care and adoption proceedings, private law children matters, financial remedy and cohabitation disputes, injunctions, judicial review, community care, Court of Protection.

Her work

Sally is authorised to accept instructions from members of the public as well as from solicitors.

Sally has represented parents, children and local authorities at every level of court up to and including a number of appearances in the Court of Appeal.

What others say

"The up and coming Sally Gore handles a wide range of family law but stands out in particular for her niche expertise in judicial review proceedings, especially as they relate to children law": Chambers and Partners 2014

"A rising star of the family bar who has experience in matrimonial finance and private and public children law": Chambers and Partners 2013

MA: Cambridge MPhil: Cambridge LLM: McGill PhD: Cambridge Commonwealth Scholar, 2002-2003 STEP Certificate in Trusts and Estates (England)