J (A Child) (1996 Hague Convention) (Morocco) to be heard in November.
The Supreme Court has granted permission to the father to appeal to that court in J (A Child) (1996 Hague Convention) (Morocco)  EWCA Civ 329. The hearing … Continue reading
James Turner QC, acting for the respondent, successfully argued in the Supreme Court, that for the purposes of habitual residence, the stability of residence, rather than its degree of permanence, is important. In their judgment the Court found that there is no … Continue reading
The Family Law Awards were launched by Jordan Publishing to recognise the important work of family lawyers, and celebrate their many successes and outstanding achievements.The judging panel includes the heads of the leading family law practitioners’ associations, journal editors and … Continue reading
R v R Judgment B6/2014/36211 considered a short but important point of law about whether the court can make an order for payment by a husband in favour of his former wife of interim maintenance into an account in Russia … Continue reading
Juliet Chapman, who joined Chambers on 22 June, has a wide-ranging practice spanning matrimonial finance proceedings as well as private law Children Act disputes. She is also the co-author of ‘Detection and Preservation of Assets in Financial Remedy Claims’
Members of 1 King’s Bench Walk are delighted to send our congratulations to Alistair MacDonald QC upon his appointment as a High Court Judge, assigned to the Family Division.
We wish him all the very best in his future judicial … Continue reading
1KBW is proud to have sponsored the 27th Annual National Conference. The event, held in Brighton over 17-18 April 2015, attracted over 500 delegates from across the country. Speakers at the conference included Philip Marshall QC, Anthony Kirk QC, Christopher … Continue reading
1KBW is proud to have recently sponsored the High Net Worth Same Sex Family Going Global conference which was held over 9-11 April 2015 in Brighton. This international law conference, which was organised by the American Bar Association Section of … Continue reading
On Thursday 26 March 2015 members of the 1kbw DRS Team hosted a reception at Gray’s Inn for solicitors and members of the judiciary. Presentations were given by Deborah Eaton QC (arbitration in cases involving children), Continue reading
James Roberts and Catherine Silwal have written an article published in Family Law Week which examines the history behind the development of the E U Maintenance Regulation (Council Regulation (EC) No 4/2009) and considers the possible methods by which variation … Continue reading