News

27/03/15 UKSC decision in Re S
UKSC decision in Re S handed down on 25.3.15 on costs in appellate family cases. Cyrus Larizadeh and Dorothea Gartland both appeared for the Intervenor Access to Justice Foundation.  To read the full judgement click here
27/03/15 Transfers of Proceedings under Article 15 Brussels II Revised in a Public Law Context
Oliver Jones, & Maria Wright, solicitor of Freemans, currently seconded to the Court of Appeal, analyse a series of recent judgments in which the English courts have considered whether public law children proceedings should be in this jurisdiction or abroad. To read the Family law Week article click here
17/03/15 Unlocking the Funds for Justice - Pro Bono Costs
In his latest article for Family Law Week, Cyrus Larizadeh explains the costs issues which arise where an advocate, acting pro bono, represents a successful party in care and/or placement proceedings.
To read the full article click here
16/03/15 NAGALRO Conference
Cyrus Larizadeh spoke on the same panel as the President at the NAGALRO conference on 16th March.  He will be spoke on 'Re B-S - 18 months on' at St Catherine's College Oxford.
11/03/15 Re K (A Child) (2015)
James Shaw appears in the Court of Appeal for the Local Authority in Re K (A Child) 2015
10/03/15 Zoe Taylor
We are delighted to announce that Zoe Taylor has returned to practice after her maternity leave.
10/03/15 Lawyers, Social Workers and the Proportionality Test
In his latest article for Family Law Week, David Bedingfield considers the President’s judgment in A (A Child) [2015] EWFC 11 and the lessons to be derived by practitioners. To read the full article click here
09/03/15 Re R (A Child - Relocation) [2015]
Barbara Mills represents the sucessful respondent in Re R (A Child - Relocation) [2015] EWHC 456 (Fam).  Read more

 

09/03/15 B v B [2015]
Charles Hale QC appeared for the sucessful respondent in B v B [2015].  The case concerned an appeal by the husband against an order in financial remedy proceedings which related to shares belonging to the him.  Read more.
04/03/15 Children: Public Law Update (March 2015)
The latest Children Public Law Update written by John Tughan QC is now available to read on Family Law Week.