|06/10/11||@4PBFamilyLaw joins Twitter
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|03/10/11||Michael Edwards & Harry Nosworth
Chambers are delighted to announce that Michael Edwards and Harry Nosworthy have accepted an invitation to join chambers after sucessfully completing their pupillage.
|21/09/11||Legal 500 2011
We are delighted to announce that a record number of Barristers from Chambers have been recommended in the Legal 500 2011 edition. Chambers has been ranked in the top tier of leading sets in the area of Children Law describing chambers as having an 'unrivalled collection of senior and junior barristers in the field' and in the area of Family Law says '4 Paper Buildings has some really excellent people for matrimonial finance cases.'
A total of 18 members of chambers have been recommended in the 2011 edition across the two areas of finance and children.
|15/09/11||David Williams shortlisted as Chambers and Partners Family Junior of the Year
Chambers are delighted to announce that David Williams has been nominated as Chambers and Partners Family Junior of the Year. The 2011 Chambers Bar Awards will be held at The London Hilton on Park Lane on Thursday, 27th October.
We are delighted to announce that Nicola Wallace has joined chambers. Nicola transferred to the Bar in 2006 following a successful 15 year career as a Solicitor specialising in Family Law. Nicola specialises in matrimonial finance and private law children matters. She joins chambers from 13KBW.
We are delighted to announce that Rob Littlewood has joined chambers. Rob has a specialist family practice, with a particular emphasis on children and child protection work. Rob was previously at Garden Court Chambers.
|13/07/11||Chambers and Partners 2012
We are delighted to annouce that a record number of Barristers will be recommended in the 2012 Chambers & Partners. The 2012 guide has identified 23 Barristers from 4 Paper Buildings as leaders in the fields of Family Law Children and Family Law Matrimonial, the guide will be published in October.
|22/06/11||Crisis Square Mile Run
A 4PB team ran the Crisis Sqaure mile run on Thursday 9th June. The team have raised in excess of £2000. Thank you to everyone who sponsored the team.
|10/06/11||UK Supreme Court Judgment - Re E
The United Kingdom Supreme Court today delivered judgment in the case of Re E. Henry Setright QC and David Williams of 4 Paper Buildings appeared for the Appellant mother. Baroness Scotland QC appeared for the 2nd Respondent and Teertha Gupta acted for an intervenor, the Women’s Aid Federation. The judgment confirms that the best interests of children are a primary consideration in 1980 Hague Convention cases in accordance with article 3.1 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child.
For a copy of the judgement click here
|08/06/11||Ancillary Relief Seminar
Chambers annual Ancillary Relief semiar took place Tuesday night at the Crowne Plaza. The evening was chaired by Jonathan Cohen QC, the speakers included Michael Sternberg QC, Charles Hale and Jason Lane (a leading forensic accountant from Saffery Champness). To download a copy of the seminar notes click here.
The well attended seminar raised a total of £1080 which will be donated to the Bar Pro Bono Unit and Chance UK (a children's charity).