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Family Law

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11th June 2024

What can I do if my ex breaches a child arrangements order?

When a court makes an order, it is legally binding and must be followed by both parents. Unfortunately, one parent may disregard or breach a court order, causing…

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9th May 2024

My Wife, My Abuser: The Secret Footage

Richard Spencer recently publicly shared his story of domestic abuse at the hands of his wife Sheree, as part of a Channel 5 documentary My Wife, My Abuser:…

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7th May 2024

Non-Court Dispute Resolution

The 29th April 2024 marks a significant turning point in all family law cases, in particular where potential court proceedings are being discussed as an option for the…

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3rd May 2024

Common law marriage is a myth – know your rights

Modern relationships continue to evolve and the proportion of couples who now choose to live together without marrying has increased exponentially over the last decade (now 1 in…

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30th April 2024

Surviving a day of mediation: A beginner’s guide

What is mediation? Mediation is a confidential form of dispute resolution, in which a mediator assists the disputing parties to come to an agreement.  The Courts urge parties…

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8th April 2024

Separated parents and school places: what are my rights?

With the announcement of school places for children starting school in September 2024 approaching, some separated parents may have a concern about where their child should attend school…

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News

2nd April 2024

Specialist Family Law team for the autistic person and families raising an autistic child

Leading law firm, Ellisons Solicitors, has launched its dedicated services for individuals with autism or who are separating from an autistic person and families raising a child or…

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21st March 2024

How to Survive a Divorce

Regardless of who initiated the separation, or even when it is a mutual and amicable decision, going through a divorce is a stressful process for all involved. According…

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18th March 2024

What is ‘Matrimonial Property’?

There are a number of misconceptions around what does and doesn’t constitute ‘Matrimonial Property’, which can make it confusing both for couples intending to marry, and for those…

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12th March 2024

Family Court Fees Set to Rise in April 2024

Up to 202 Court fees are set to increase by 10% in April 2024, including a number of Family Court fees. Fees were last increased in 2021, and…

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