The Legal 500 UK Awards 2019 – Shortlisted firm

December 7, 2018

We are delighted to announce that Family Law in Partnership has been shortlisted in The Legal 500 UK 2019 Awards. Family Law in Partnership’s leading family mediation practice has been shortlisted in the category – The Legal 500 UK Firm (Specialism) of the Year: Private Client (family mediation). Family Law in Partnership’s family mediation practice was named

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Our Top Tips for the First Christmas after a Divorce or Separation

December 5, 2018

The first Christmas after a separation or divorce can be a difficult time for everyone concerned, particularly your children. Here is our Christmas list with tips to help you ensure that the holiday period is as harmonious as possible. Children Put your children first. Consider what is best for your children over the holiday period

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The Law Society’s President comments on FLiP’s success

October 31, 2018

Commenting on the success of this year’s winners of the Law Society Excellence Awards 2018, The Law Society president Christina Blacklaws said the Excellence Awards recognised firms, in-house teams and solicitors, like Family Law in Partnership, who went above and beyond in their efforts to support their clients. “Every year law firms and solicitors from

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World Mental Health Day: Top Tips to Help You Through Divorce

October 10, 2018

In this blog Family Law in Partnership counsellor and family consultant Jo Harrison offers her top tips to help you deal with the impact of relationship breakdown. Family breakdown, whether or not culminating in separation or divorce, is ranked as one of the most stressful life events. It creates a series of challenges on the

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Director Gillian Bishop features in The Law Society Gazette

May 22, 2018

The Law Society Gazette has featured an article, written by Family Law in Partnership director Gillian Bishop, called “Coping Strategies”. The article written to coincide with Mental Health Awareness Week highlights the psychological challenges involved in practising family law and the toll it can take on the wellbeing of family lawyers. Gillian outlined the introduction of a

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Director James Pirrie co-author of First Directions Appointments Guidance Note

March 28, 2018

We are delighted to announce that director James Pirrie of Family Law in Partnership has written, along with Andrew Newbury, Resolution’s Guidance Note on First Directions Appointments. As Resolution comments, this Guidance Note provides “everything that you need to know in the run up to a First Directions Appointment”. The guide is an important tool

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Family Law in Partnership joins Nextlaw Referral Network

March 8, 2018

Family Law in Partnership today announced that it has joined Nextlaw Referral Network, enabling it to connect its clients to high quality lawyers around the world. Nextlaw Referral Network is the largest legal referral network in the world, with more than 550 member firms and 27,000 lawyers covering 200+ countries. Family Law in Partnership director

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The Unacknowledged Impact of Divorce on Adult Children – FLiP talk on 30th January 2018

January 29, 2018

Tomorrow evening, Tuesday 30th January 2018, we will welcome Christina McGhee, the Divorce Expert and author of Parenting Apart, who will speak to an invited audience on the impact of divorce on adult children. Christina’s view is that divorce is not a single moment event but rather a process that unfolds over time impacting nearly

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Representing yourself in family proceedings?

January 22, 2018

Navigating the legal process on your own can seem daunting to say the least. The law can be complicated and there are nuances which are indiscernible to the untrained eye. But for many, securing legal advice from the start to the finish of your case is simply unaffordable. Having a guide to hand which can

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Our Family Wizard – A Parenting App

January 11, 2018

For many separated parents, finding a system of communication and organisation that enables them to co-parent well is not always straightforward. The system will usually comprise telephone calls, text messages, emails, WhatsApp messages to name but a few. Sometimes the system works well. Other times, it breaks down and can lead to confusion and misunderstandings.

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