- 14 Feb 2022
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At such a mediation, Regs2014 r38 provides that certain persons may attend the mediation. This includes “any advocate or other support that the child’s parent or the young person wishes to attend the mediation”, which permits the parents to bring a lawyer even without the LA or mediator’s permission: L. Kumar v London Borough of Hillingdon  EWHC 3326 (Admin) #36.