Practice Notes: Family

Backlog in the Family Court

Anthony Kiernan considers delays to family justice

24 Aug 2022

All change: Hirachand v Hirachand [2021] EWCA Civ 1498

Michael Welsh evaluates the effect of Hirachand

21 Aug 2022

A new direction for modern family law?

Sacha Lee considers Re Ms L and Re Ms M (declaration of parentage) [2022] EWFC 38

05 Jul 2022

Trauma-informed family law practice

Carrie Laws considers how compassion can change client outcomes

05 Jul 2022

Equality in same sex marriage annulment?

Joanna Abrahams considers equality upon nullity in same sex marriage

03 Jul 2022

Quarterly statistics suggest family law court system still plagued by backlogs and delays

The introduction of ‘no-fault’ divorce had led to a “bulge” in cases – Law Society

30 Jun 2022

The times they are a'changing: civil procedure reform

Tony Guise considers the effects of the Judicial Review and Courts Act 2021 on litigation

26 Jun 2022

K v K [2022] EWCA Civ 468: MIAMs, abuse and the Family Court

Sacha Lee considers precedent on Re H-N [2021] EWCA Civ 448 and beyond…

26 Jun 2022

Can a will be valid if not found?

Guy Platon looks at a recent high court case in which a holistic approach was taken by the judge and witness evidence was king

22 Jun 2022

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