Tags: family law

Communication advice for separating parents

December 3, 2021

This week, Good Divorce Week 2021 focuses on challenges of parenting during and after separation. A key part of parenting during and after a separation is going to be addressing communication.

Top tips for separating parents

December 1, 2021

Good Divorce Week 2021 focuses on challenges of parenting during and after separation. If you have decided with certainty that you are going to separate you need to plan how to tell the children and support them generally.

What impact can separation and divorce have on children?

November 30, 2021

Research has shown that for young children, the experience of separation and divorce in childhood can influence their psychological health in adulthood.

Good Divorce Week 2021 – Embracing a child-focused approach to separation

November 29, 2021

Our specialist family law team are supporting Resolution’s Good Divorce Week 2021, which looks to kickstart a national conversation about how parents can embrace a child-focused approach to separation.

Can a father lose parental responsibility?

September 28, 2021

Whilst a mother automatically has parental responsibility on the birth of her child, a father can only share parental responsibility with her in certain circumstances.

Five things your family solicitor wants you to know when you are going through a divorce

August 11, 2021

Rosie Beaven provides a list of the five things your family solicitor will want you to know when you are going through a divorce.

Non-Molestation and Occupation Orders

July 6, 2021

What should I do if I have received a Non-Molestation and/or an Occupation Order? Have you recently been served by the Police or a Process Server with an envelope containing a document called a Non-Molestation Order and potentially also an Occupation Order or reference being made to such Orders? Receiving such Orders can be stressful and confusing. You most likely would have also received other…

Dividing Pensions on Divorce

May 26, 2021

Pensions on divorce can be complicated to value, and there are a number of things to think about when considering the division of pension pots.

Trethowans join Family Mediation Voucher Scheme

May 20, 2021

The government has announced that it is investing £1m in family mediation, to support families to resolve issues relating to children.

Mother jailed for lying on birth certificate

April 16, 2021

News has recently emerged of a mother having been sentenced to eight months imprisonment for lying about the identity of her baby’s father on the birth certificate.