Respondent Wife represented by Christopher Wagstaffe QC and Nicola Fox
Jan Ellis, chartered accountant, of Ellis Foster LLP, a firm which specialises in advising family lawyers on tax-related family law issues, explains the budget changes of most relevance to family lawyers.
The 2014 budget had a focus on “if you’re … Read more
The president of the Supreme Court, Lord Neuberger, has thrown his weight behind career judges as a way of improving diversity in the judiciary.
Giving the 2014 Rainbow Lecture on diversity at the House of Commons, Lord Neuberger said a … Read more
Plans to give prenuptial agreements legal force in Britain could have benefits for British expats, according to a family law expert.
The Law Commission, the Government’s advisory body on legal changes, recommended recently that prenups should be legally binding in England and … Read more
The final report, published today (27 February 2014), seeks to promote clarity across the family justice system, made the following recommendations for reform.Clarify, through the provision of guidance by the Family Justice Council, the law relating to ‘financial needs’. … Read more
LEGAL AID ‘OSCARS’ SEEK LEGAL AID CHAMPION
NOMINATION PERIOD ENDS 1 APRIL 2014.
The 2014 Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year awards – the only awards celebrating the work of access to justice lawyers – are officially launched … Read more