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Family Law Reform From the Queens Speech

Family Law Reform From the Queens Speech

The recent Queen’s Speech contained a number of key family law reform for various areas of the law. In particular, the speech unveiled a set of proposals aimed at reforming family law. The biggest...

Family Law Changes: How Have they Fared?

This April marked the very first anniversary of the family law changes to the family justice system and it was classed as the start of a cultural revolution. There are still a large number...

Foster & Partners acquired by Simpson Millar LLP

Foster & Partners Acquired by Simpson Millar Solicitors

Simpson Millar Solicitors has acquired Foster & Partners (“Fosters”), one of Bristol’s leading family law practices. Combining with Simpson Millar Solicitors existing Bristol operation from 1st July, Simpson Millar Solicitors are seeking to establish...

PreNups to Become Fully Binding?

PreNups to Become Fully Binding?

Couples are have been told by the Law Commission that pre-nuptial agreements (prenups) should be legally binding in UK divorce settlements – as long as the needs of any children and the couple themselves have...

Family Lawyers and Clients Face New Challenges

Family Lawyers and Clients Face New Challenges

Radical reforms to family law services in 2014 mean fresh challenges for family lawyers and numerous difficulties for parents and couples. Family lawyers have already had to cope with huge changes in 2013, including...