Private client

James Munby

Munby: video-links in family courts ‘a disgrace’

23 January 2017By

Family division president says reforms will not work without better court equipment.

Brian altman qc

Abuse inquiry names new lead counsel

10 January 2017By

Criminal barrister Brian Altman QC will succeed Ben Emmerson QC.

MoJ ‘considers’ additional protections for vulnerable witnesses

5 January 2017By

Government is working with the judiciary to develop a statutory framework for family courts.


Government silent on paperless divorce timetable

4 January 2017By

Family solicitor Tony Roe says a pilot will require rule changes via a yet-to-be-published practice direction.

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Mr Justice Mostyn

Family: sharing foreign pensions on divorce

9 January 2017By Andrew Newbury

How will a significant change from established practice affect the court’s power to rule on foreign pensions?


Child protection in football – lessons still to be learned

12 December 2016By Malcolm Johnson

The emerging revelations about sex abuse in football suggest mistakes were made. How can we ensure they are not repeated?


Wills and probate: correct terminology

7 November 2016By Lesley King

The Royal Society v Robinson [2015] EWHC 3442 (Ch).

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Posting cheques to clients

23 January 2017By FA Fitz-Graham

Barclays eventually admitted its mistake.

Brexit flashpoint

23 January 2017By David Hutchins

In what way was the High Court Brexit judgment ‘highly controversial’?

Immigration chaos inevitable

16 January 2017By Dr Stephen Pacey

Those responsible for increasing the level of tribunal hearings should have checked to see if there were enough judges willing to sit.

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MISS AMELIA ELIZABETH KENT Died 08/11/2016. Last known address: Seabrooke Manor Nursing Home, Lavender Place, Ilford, Essex, IG1 2BJ. If anyone knows of a Will for the deceased, please contact Gillian de Freitas on or telephone 0207 861 4973.

JEAN IRIS JONES died 26/11/2016. Last known address, 172 Pickhurst Lane, Bromley, BR2 7JB. Also owned property at Pendeen, Penzance TR19 7DP. Anyone knowing of a Will please contact Laytons Solicitors LLP, 2 More London Riverside, London SE1 2AP (IAB/SKG/034748.1).

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