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14th September 2021

COVID-19 for 12-15 year olds

The Government have announced that 12-15 year olds are going to be offered one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. BBC News reported today that ‘Parents will be asked…

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22nd July 2021

Grandparents’ rights

A relationship breakdown is the most common reason for grandparents not being able to see their grandchildren. Family Solicitor, Rosalyn Jacobs discusses grandparents rights and options available to…

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9th June 2021

The importance a Financial Order on Divorce: The Cautionary Tale of Wyatt v Vince

Although a divorce ends a marriage, it does not end the financial liability between spouses. Only a court approved Financial Order severs financial ties. Without a Financial Order…

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1st June 2021

LGBT+ Partnerships

In recent decades, the creation of civil partnerships and the expansion of marriage to apply to same sex relationships has given the LGBT+ community access to the same…

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27th May 2021

Financial domestic abuse

Financial abuse is a form of domestic abuse that can often fall under the radar. This form of abuse often coincides with other forms of domestic abuse and…

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22nd April 2021

Families and Holidays

Following publication of the government’s roadmap for easing of lockdown, many travel firms report a surge in bookings for travelling abroad. On top of the insecurity potential infection…

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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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News

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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