Statistics and updates : The last week in family law

Weekly Family Law Update | February 19, 2014

Cafcass has published its latest statistics for both care and private law applications, for January 2014. During the course of the month Cafcass received a total of 883 care applications and 3,343 new private law cases. These figures represent a 9% decrease in care applications and a 13% decrease in private law cases, compared to […]

Waiting a little longer for the end of uncertainty

General | February 13, 2014

A little while back we took a look at the befuddled state of the law when it comes to pre-nuptial agreements. We observed a general move towards their being generally accepted as binding by the courts; yet at the same time, it was also clear from our research that lawyers in the family law arena […]

Is your marriage really at an end?

General | February 7, 2014

There are plenty of myths around about marriage. We’re guessing you know the sort of thing we mean; those notions that a proportion of the population believe about any given topic that actually, on closer examination, turn out to be totally unhelpful or untrue. Top of our list of marriage myths that need to be […]

Ashgate Hospice Charity Business Lunch

Uncategorized | February 6, 2014

Tomorrow we will be attending a charity business lunch at the Proact Stadium in Chesterfield. We are very pleased to be sponsoring the event and supporting the wonderful work that Ashgate hospice do. The event will include a 3 course meal and Edwina Currie will be guest speaking. We are very much looking forward to […]