Christina Margaret LYON

Biography

Gender Female
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1952-11-12
Education Wallasey HS for Girls, UCL (LLB, Maxwell Law prize)
Books & Publications Matrimonial Jurisdiction of Magistrates Courts (1980), Cohabitation Without Marriage (1983), The Law of Residential Homes and Day Care Establishments (1984), Child Abuse (1990, 3 edn 2003), Atkins on Minors (1990), Butterworths Family Law Handbook (1991), Living Away From Home (1991), The Implications of the Children Act 1989 for Children with Disabilities (1991), Butterworths Law and Practice relating to Children (1992), Atkins on Infants (vols 1 and 2, 1992), The Law relating to Children (1993), Legal Issues Arising from the Care, Control and Safety of Children with Learning Disabilities who also Present Challenging Behaviour - Research Report and A Guide for Parents and Carers (1994), The Impact of the Law on Youth - The Years of Decision (1996), Butterworths Family Law Encyclopaedia (2005, also quarterly updates); contrib: The Impact of the Law on the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect in The National Commission of Inquiry Report into the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect `Childhood Matters' (1996), Children Abused within the Care System in `Child Protection and Family Support' (ed Parton, Routledge, 1997), Don't Forget Us (report for Mental Health Fndn, 1997), Children and the Law - Towards 2000 and Beyond. An Essay in Human Rights, Social Policy and the Law (1997), Effective Support Services for Children when Parental Relationships Break Down (1998), Loving Smack - Lawful Assault? (2000), A Trajectory of Hope (2000), Physical Interventions and the Law (2004), Breaking Down Walls (2004), A Parents' and Carers' Guide to Physical Intervention and the Law (2005)
Recreations tennis, opera, theatre, foreign travel, writing
Clubs N/A
Style Her Hon Judge Lyon
Career tutor and sometime lectr in law Faculty of Law UCL 1974-75; slr Bell & Joynson Liscard Wallasey Merseyside 1975-77; lectr Law Faculty: Univ of Liverpool 1977-80, Univ of Manchester 1980-86 (sub-dean 1986); prof of law and head Sch of Law Keele Univ 1986-93; Univ of Liverpool: prof of common law and head Dept of Law 1993-97, dean Faculty of Law 1994-97, dir Centre for the Study of the Child, the Family and the Law 1994-2007 (hon dir 2007-), Queen Victoria prof of law 1998-2007 (emeritus prof 2007-); asst recorder of the Crown Court 1998-2000, recorder in HM Courts (crime and family) 2000-07, circuit judge (Northern Circuit) 2007-; ind chair Liverpool Early Years Devpt and Childcare Partnership 2001-; Dr Barnardos Res Fellowship 1987-91; chm and tstee Nat Youth Advocacy Serv 1998-2002; ed Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law 1984-, advsy ed Representing Children 1995-, ed Web Journal of Legal Issues 1995-, legal theory ed Amicus Curiae: The Jl of the Inst of Advanced Legal Studies 1998-; pres N Staffs RELATE (marriage guidance) 1987-93 (memb Nat Exec Ctee 1991-94), ind memb Merseyside Children's Secure Accommodation Panel 1988-93; memb ESRC Grants Bd 1988-91, memb Child Policy Review Gp NCB 1988-91, tstee, dir and chm IRCHIN 1988-98, tstee and dir Schs Cncls (UK) 1994-2003, vice-chair Merseyside Guardians ad Libem Ctee 1993-97; memb: Law Soc 1977, Soc of Public Teachers of Law 1977, Ctee of Heads of Univ Law Schs (memb Exec Ctee 1989-96); FRSA 1991
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER