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Consent orders: What you need to know (video)
A consent order is a financial document that you get at the end of your divorce, which sets out the…
Parental responsibility and the law: a focus on lesbian relationships
Family Law Solicitor Emma Armstrong explains who has parental responsibility for a child with same-sex parents.
Family law in the movies: Kramer vs Kramer
Relationship breakdown is an emotionally charged subject: a favourite of producers unable to resist a dramatic storyline. Family law Solicitor…
Emma Armstrong explains Grandparents’ rights and the legal options available to allow contact with grandchildren.
The Adoption Process
Emma Armstrong explains the adoption process and the things to consider if you are thinking about adopting a child.
What is a Residence Order and do I need one?
Family Law Solicitor Amy Fallows explains the role of a residence order in establishing where a child will live after…
What is a CAFCASS Wishes and Feelings assessment?
Family Law Partner, Amy Fallows, answers the most frequently asked questions about CAFCASS Wishes and Feelings assessments and their impact…