Marriage & Civil partnership

Family mediation service aims to fill gap left by LASPO

Lawyer Supported Mediation launches across London on

28 Mar 2013

Wife pushes for lifting of the corporate veil in divorce

Supreme Court hears arguments that would extend commercial law approach to famil

06 Mar 2013

Mediation fails to reduce litigation over children

Solicitors and courts to blame for limiting impact of MIAM

22 Feb 2013

Equality at last for same-sex couples?

Marriage is more than mere attorneyship, but to properly advise clients lawyers need to pay close attention to the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill, say Ann Northover and Spence

15 Feb 2013

MPs give overwhelming support to same-sex marriage

400 voted in favour of the bill despite Tory rebellio

06 Feb 2013

'The Rubicon has been crossed' on family arbitration, Baker J says

Judge speaks out after first reference of dispute by th

04 Feb 2013

The inevitable family legal aid exodus

With so much pressure on family legal aid, it’s no wonder lawyers are about to leave the sector in droves, says Christin

25 Jan 2013

Family business | The government’s self-help approach to family justice is misgu

A rising trend in the appearance of litigants in person signals a need for legal resources to be more widely available to the general public. But the government are failing to provide it, Marily

18 Jan 2013

Family lawyers praise High Court for jailing husband

Scot Young imprisoned for contempt after failing to disclos

17 Jan 2013