Congratulations to Teertha Gupta QC who is recommended as a Top Family Laywer by Spears Magazine.
|07/04/15||Re J (A Child) (1996 Hague Convention) (Morocco) (2015)
Henry Setright QC, Teertha Gupta QC and Jacqueline Renton all appear in Re J (A Child) (1996 Hague Convention) (Morocco) (2015)
We are now accepting pupillage applications for 2016. To find out more and download an application form click here
|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
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
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)  EWFC 11 and the lessons to be derived by practitioners. To read the full article click here