Our team of Family Law solicitors represent clients in all types of family matters including divorce, co-habitee disputes, residence and contact, child care, financial matters and ownership of property, ancillary relief, non-molestation orders and occupation orders.
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- UK court hears bid to access fertility clinic's records on dead personClaimant seeking access to records on storage and use of ‘sperm and/or embryos’A legal action over access to a fertility clinic’s private records concerning the storage of a dead person’s “sperm and/or embryos” is being heard by the family court partly in secret.The highly unusual claim, of which so far only a few details have […]
- Family courts not safe for domestic violence victims, lawyers sayLetter signed by 130 legal professionals raises concerns over judges’ ‘outdated views’The family courts are not a safe place for victims of domestic violence because some judges there hold “outdated views” on sexual violence and issues of consent, according to a letter signed by 130 lawyers and professionals.The public intervention comes in response to a […]
- Islamic faith marriages not valid in English law, appeal court rulesJudgment leaves many Muslim women without redress at end of relationship, lawyers sayIslamic faith marriages are not valid under English law, the court of appeal has ruled, in a blow to thousands of Muslim women who have no rights when it comes to divorce.The judgment, delivered on Friday, overturned an earlier high court ruling that […]