Who We Are

Who We Are

We are a small established firm of solicitors who specialise in care and other proceedings relating to children. We represent parents, children and wider family members in care proceedings

Barry Walker - Director

Barry has been with the firm since it was formed in 2002. Prior to that he worked as an associate solicitor in the family department of a large firm in the centre of Birmingham. He qualified as a solicitor 25 years ago in 1995 and has been a member of the Law Society’s Children’s Panel since 2001.


Sadia Masud - Consultant Solicitor

Sadia has worked with the firm since 2011. She was admitted as a solicitor in 2001. Prior to working at the firm Sadia worked in niche family law practice in the centre of Birmingham. She has been a Member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel since 2010 and the Law Society's Children Panel since 2006.


Anita Patel - Assistant Solicitor

Anita qualified as a solicitor 12 years ago in 2008 and has remained with the firm ever since.


Marie Stokes - Legal Clerk

Marie is an experienced Legal Clerk. She has worked for the firm since it was formed in 2002. Prior to that she has worked in the family department of two larger firms in the centre of Birmingham


Cheryl Jarratt, Administrative Secretary.

 Cheryl has worked with Osborne & Co Solicitors since 2010.  She previously worked for a local High Street practice providing a range of services for private and legally aided clients.