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Department: family

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…

Take the Right Steps at the Right Time

The bitterest disputes are those which usually could have been avoided easily by taking the right steps at the right time.

This includes disputes about property between people who lived together in a relations…

“I used to hope I was a great feminist role model because I work full-time often away from home.  I was the breadwinner, the high earner, the successful one………my husband’s work was no less important or interesting, but as a university lecturer his wa…

The number of applications for child arrangements orders made by grandparents is increasing. 
It is unfortunately a sad fact that some grandparents do not have contact with their grandchildren. There are a variety of reasons for this including family…

There are over 3 million couples cohabiting in the UK - many have no formal cohabitation agreement in place. This week Resolution, have launched Cohabitation Awareness week, running from 25th to 29th November providing, information to couples who are…