Helen Miller

Helen Miller is Managing Partner of the Stowe Family Law Hale office.

She practises all areas of family law but her main areas of expertise are resolving private disputes involving children, and advising on advanced financial provision following divorce or dissolution.

Christmas is still peak proposal season


December 27, 2016 2 comments


We are now in peak proposal season, with Christmas Eve continuing to be the most popular day of the year for men to propose and New Year’s Eve not far behind.  Ironically, studies show that women prefer not to receive a proposal at Christmas  – it is also at peak ‘multi-tasking’ season after all –…

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Make this part of your family law toolkit


April 8, 2016 0 comments

family law

Sometimes in life you stumble across things that you wish you’d known about before.  I have just come across Law for Life, a charitable foundation set up promote public legal education. It aims to ‘to equip ordinary people with the knowledge, confidence and skills that they need to deal effectively with everyday law-related issues’. It…

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A new year and a new life


January 1, 2016 0 comments

family life

I read an article recently about a woman who, newly separated, was dreading New Year’s Eve. She bundled her two young children into the car at 11pm, drove around until 1am, then returned home. The reason? Not wanting to be home alone at the start of a New Year. This resonated with me as I…

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