Judge Ruling Marked as a Landmark Case in Divorce Law

By Paul Hunt at 15:31

A recent Family court ruling has been deemed as a landmark case as the Judge ruled that a woman has no right to be “supported for life” by her former husband.


Family Drug and Alcohol Courts Set To Expand

By Paul Hunt at 13:08

As Family lawyers we see every type of family setup and scenario passing through our doors and the Courts. This can often include cases involving parents with drug and alcohol abuse problems and the battle to obtain custody if there is proven abuse issues can be a long road to resolution.


Domestic Violence Scheme Pilots In North West

By Paralegal at 14:48

Domestic violence remains one of the most sensitive areas of Family and Criminal law and the fight against it is a pressure that the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) continues to strive to improve to obtain justice for victims.


Soap Opera Highlights Parent's Responsibility

By Paul Hunt at 14:00

Regular viewers of Coronation Street will know that hairdresser David Platt has not exactly always been the most innocent of characters having been involved in his fair share of bust-ups and brawls. But more recently it seems he is ditching his bad boy ways and putting estranged wife Kylie’s son Max as his priority and seeking the advice of a Family Law solicitor.


Charities Challenge Legal Aid Regulations

By Paul Hunt at 16:16

The High Court has recently dismissed an application made by domestic violence charities to change the regulations for domestic violence evidence used in applications by victims for Legal Aid.