11 Staple Inn, London
020 7242 2556
Spanish | Italian
- Resolution accredited specialist
- Accepts legal aid
Provides legal aid for
- Family work
- Children work
Carolina Marin Pedreno is a Partner at Dawson Cornwell. She is a Spanish Abogado, who cross-qualified as a Solicitor in 2006. She is known as a “go-to practitioner for cross-border work involving both public and private children cases”. She specialises in international cases particularly child abduction, registration and enforcement of foreign contact orders, leave to remove, residence, contact and public law cases.
Carolina is a Fellow and European Chapter Delegate of the International Academy of Family Lawyers, Secretary of the Union International des Avocats Family Commission, President of the Westminster and Holborn Law Society, a member of the International Committee of Resolution, elected Executive member for international affairs of the Bar Association of Murcia, Founder and Secretary of the Spanish Association of Collaborative Lawyers and co-chair of the European Family Justice Observatory. Carolina is a Resolution Accredited Specialist in Child Abduction and Children Law – disputes between parents or relatives.
Carolina graduated from the University of Murcia, Spain with a degree in law having studied international family at the Università degli Studi Magna Græcia, Italy on a European Commission “Erasmus” scholarship.
She joined Dawson Cornwell in 2003 having won a second European Commission scholarship and qualified as a European Lawyer in this jurisdiction in 2004.
Carolina is a frequent lecturer and author on family law and has been interviewed by the press on many occasions. She is consistently ranked by both Chambers and The Legal 500.
Carolina’s first language is Spanish. She also speaks fluent Italian..