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15th April 2021

Mediation Voucher Scheme

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has recently launched the Family Mediation Voucher Scheme, which aims to contribute to the cost of mediation for private child law disputes. The…

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10th March 2021

Domestic Abuse Help Available During the Coronavirus Restrictions

Since the UK entered lockdown on 23 March, we have spent more time at home than ever before. Although the COVID-19 restrictions have severely limited when we are…

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9th March 2021

Ellisons Solicitors appoints Francesca Easter as a Senior Associate in the Family Law Team

Ellisons Solicitors has expanded its Family Law offering by appointing Francesca Easter as a Senior Associate Solicitor in the department. Based in the Ipswich Arcade Street office, Francesca…

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25th February 2021

Selling a home after relationship breakdown

Dividing assets upon separation can be complex, particularly when it comes to your home. Family Associate Solicitor, MaryCarmel Wilson, discusses the different types of home ownership and selling…

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11th February 2021

Legal advice for unmarried couples

What key legal considerations should unmarried couples think about when moving in together? We would advise that unmarried couples should consider whether they need to protect any assets…

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9th February 2021

Ellisons Solicitors bolsters its Property and Family team in Tendring

Leading regional law firm Ellisons Solicitors strengthens its Property and Family team with the appointment of Pauline Hodgson and return of MaryCarmel Wilson. Pauline joins the firm as…

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7th January 2021

The Children Act: More than 30 years on

During October 2001 the Children Act 1989 was enacted and the Lord Chancellor at the time described the Act as, “the most comprehensive and far reaching reform of…

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8th December 2020

Ellisons Solicitors announces promotion of 11 colleagues across its offices in Essex and Suffolk

Ellisons Solicitors celebrates fostering talent within, as it promotes 11 colleagues across its offices in Essex and Suffolk. Seven lawyers have been promoted to the position of Associate,…

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3rd December 2020

Ellisons Solicitors announces Partner retirement and new Head of Family

Ellisons Solicitors announces the retirement of Equity Partner, Nicky Coates. Nicky will be retiring at the end of this year after an incredible 31-year service at the firm.…

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18th November 2020

Moving abroad with children

If you are separated or divorced, and want to move abroad with your children to live in another country permanently, you must first obtain the written permission of…

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