Ranjit Uppal is a director at multi-disciplinary Yorkshire law firm Switalskis Solicitors and a solicitor in its child care law team. He has practised children and family law for over 20 years. He’s also a member of the Law Society’s children law panel. As a higher rights advocate (family and civil), he’s developed a wealth of experience representing families in court, and in 2016 won the Law Society’s Solicitor Advocate of the Year Award at its annual Excellence Awards. He has a specific interest in international cases, adoption breakdown and placements outside of the jurisdiction.