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Tag: domestic abuse

The Covid-19 pandemic has impacted significantly on the day-to-day running of the Court system.  More or less immediately after lockdown, many hearings were quickly adjourned in the hope, if not the expectation, that things would soon return to norma…

On any application to court in relation to arrangements for children, the Judge will presume that the involvement of a parent in a child’s life will be positive and in the best interests of the child unless there is evidence to the contrary.

Childre…

What is a Stalking Protection Order?

Stalking was made a specific criminal offence in England and Wales in 2012. However from 20th January 2020, police will be able to apply to magistrates for a “Stalking Protection Order (SPO)” and courts will also…

By Melissa Doherty, Trainee Solicitor in the Family Law Department

On the 27th November, Beth Woodward, specialist Family Lawyer, and I attended the MKACT domestic abuse course in Milton Keynes. It was a very insightful and eye-opening experience th…

Lolly from MK-Act came along to the Milton Keynes today to collect our donation to their charity of £500. 

MK-Act is the specialist domestic violence service for Milton Keynes. The charity works with over 100 families’ everyday to help them move on …

Do you know someone who is suffering from domestic violence?

Are you worried about another person - a member of your family, a child, and concerned about experiences they may be having within their family?

What can you do? What should you do?

1.Ho…