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.
The family law team includes; Jennifer Denham and Sue O'Brien (Legal Executive). To talk to one of the team, please call us on 01787 277375 or use the online form.
- Four charged with helping parents abduct their own childrenPolice investigation locates 10 missing children taken in contravention of family law ordersThree men and a woman have been accused of helping parents abduct their own children across Australia in contravention of family law orders.Detectives say as part of a two-year investigation 10 missing children have been located with a parent who had abducted them. […]
- Parents 'weaponising' domestic violence orders, claims charityFamilies Needs Fathers alleges non-molestation orders are being used fraudulently to obtain legal aidThe number of non-molestation orders – issued by courts to prevent domestic abuse – has rocketed by 37% over the past five years because they are being exploited to secure legal aid, according to the charity Families Needs Fathers.The “weaponisation” of court […]
- The Guardian view on the family courts: greater openness is needed | EditorialRising numbers of care applications and legal aid cuts have put the system under strain. Privacy must be balanced against the public’s right to know what is going onThe crisis in the family justice system, brought about by record numbers of applications to take children into care, means that longstanding arguments about openness versus privacy […]