The summer is a traditional time for weddings, but are the laws surrounding marriage and civil partnerships too traditional for current times? Here, our partner Melinda Giles discusses the choice of whether to marry or not marry, and if people have the degree of choice they should be entitled to.Read more
The case involving Mrs
Tini Owens seeking to divorce her husband has attracted nationwide press
coverage following the Supreme Court’s decision to reject her petition. In this
blog, Richard Busby takes a closer look at the case and explores whether this
dramatic judgement highlights outdated divorce laws.
Before going away for the school summer holidays, parents must check whether
they are legally permitted to take their child abroad. Family Law specialist
Rachael Haine outlines the stipulations of Parental Responsibility when it
comes to taking children abroad and the consequences of doing so without it.
Supreme Court Judgment Allows Heterosexual Couples to Enter into a Civil Partnership. Will this Affect Millions?
The recent ruling by the Supreme Court this week on the application brought by Rebecca Steinfeld and Charles Keidan will now allow heterosexual couples to enter into a civil partnership. In this article, our experienced Family Law specialist Richard Busby takes a closer look at the ruling and its implications.Read more
The BBC’s new legal drama about the legal battles of family law solicitors, The Split, has caused controversy over its faux portrayal of the divorce process. In this article, our family solicitor Rachael Haine discusses her views on the programme and what it really means to be a divorce lawyer.Read more
Awards & Recognitions
The expertise of our solicitors is regularly recognised by some of the profession’s most distinguished organisations. As well as being a member of a number of Law Society schemes, we have won awards at the Law Society Excellence Awards, the Halsbury Legal Awards and the Modern Law Awards. We have also received recognition in the form of the Lexcel mark of quality, a Legal 500 listing and a place on the shortlist of The Lawyer’s Boutique Firm of the Year.