Frank Feehan KC is a family law barrister at 1 King's Bench Walk and a Recorder in the Crown Court and County Court. Much of his work is in complex medical and sexual abuse cases involving children and learning-disabled adults. He also has a substantial appellate practice concentrating in “human rights” related elements of such cases. He has appeared in most of the major Supreme Court cases in family law in the last 5 years. He has appeared in the two main family law cases dealing with procedures for the instruction of intermediaries for the assistance of vulnerable witnesses and was credited (as counsel) with the first attempt to create guidelines for practitioners in this area.