Practice Notes: Family

Ensuring client care after adverse outcomes

Jessica Everett on management of clients’ needs and expectations if you lose

19 Jun 2022

SJ Interview: Ken Fowlie, Stowe Family Law

This issue, Chaynee Hodgetts interviews Ken Fowlie, chair of a top firm, Stowe Family Law

07 Jun 2022

Government announces extra £5.38m investment for family mediation scheme

The scheme will be extended to March 2023

06 Jun 2022

'No fault divorce': a change for the better?

Karin Walker weights the procs and cons of the no fault divorce law

26 May 2022

Legal age for marriage and civil partnerships raised to 18

The rules will also apply to unofficial cultural or religious marriages

27 Apr 2022

No-fault divorce: Domestic abuse victims receive lifeline

Rachel Fisher argues the new reforms in divorce laws are a much-needed change

19 Apr 2022

Under my roof: cohabitation and couples' rights

Claire Chisnall explores legal principles and protections for couples choosing to cohabit.

14 Apr 2022

'No fault' divorce is here: but is it good news for the family lawyers?

Legal experts have warned that applications may surge and overwhelm lawyers and the courts

06 Apr 2022

'Running down the clock': divorce rates drop – but are couples simply waiting for 6 April?

Quarterly family law court statistics also revealed case backlogs persist

01 Apr 2022

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