The ministry of Justice has opened the new East London Family Court. See the press release for more details.
Alarming that it is being reported in the national press (the Telegraph) that the Prest judgement changed divorce law today. Interesting and elucidating as it was nothing seems to have changed at all. But I finally understand corporate veils – and no, it’s nothing to do with a rainy task on the Apprentice. As far […]
It’s frightening how much rubbish you find on unregulated divorce online sites purporting to be advice (but not “advice” that you would have to be qualified and insured to provide). Advice which is totally wrong – like telling people you can’t have a clean break if you have children or that if you have been […]
The Co-op has posted its figures for legal services for 2012. It made £26,000 profit on a turnover of £33 million. The coop says that profit was so low “following continued significant investment for future growth, changes to both the pricing of services and the nature and duration of cases.” Just how much are they […]
Last year I took the decision to stop acting in contested Children Act proceedings. In fact this was the second time. I also made this decision several years ago and then against my better judgement thought I could give it another go on the basis that everyone now had to give mediation a try and […]