Let’s talk family law!

June 13, 2016 4 comments

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In the first instalment of a brand new series, Marilyn Stowe tackles the biggest news in UK family law this week. Topics include adultery in same-sex marriages, the grand finale of the epic Vince v Wyatt divorce, and Supreme Court Justice Lord Sumption, unafraid to give an opinion. We hope you enjoy the video. We welcome feedback, and if you…

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A week in family law: marriage, divorce and more

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April 29, 2016 0 comments

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It’s been a busy week for family law news, with stories ranging from marriage to divorce, and beyond. Here are the highlights. The first two stories emanated from Resolution, the association of family lawyers, which held its annual conference in Gateshead last weekend: Firstly, Nigel Shepherd, the association’s new national chair, used his first speech…

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Three years for Stowe Family Law Wilmslow

April 25, 2016 0 comments

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Stowe Family Law continues to grow. The firm now operates nine offices across England and anniversaries of openings arrive regularly. This month saw the third anniversary of our Wilmslow office. The Wilmslow office was the fifth to open its doors back in 2013, and the second in Cheshire. Solicitor Natassia Burton, formerly with the Hale…

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Denise Robertson 1932-2016

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April 1, 2016 2 comments

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The veteran writer and broadcaster Denise Robertson has sadly died at the age of 83. I liked her very much and would like to pay a short tribute to her. A prolific author and accomplished TV presenter, she is of course best known as the resident agony aunt of ITV This Morning, a post she…

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A week in family law: Cases and court fees

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March 18, 2016 0 comments

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It’s (almost) all about cases this week: A transgender sixteen year old can cut off all contact with his adoptive parents, Mr Justice Keehan has ruled. The boy, who was adopted when he was six, was referred to the Tavistock gender identity clinic with gender dysphoria in 2014 and later changed his name by deed…

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