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A trusted professional can play a big part in helping to sort out issues involving the breakdown of your marriage, care of your children, your home and your finances.

Resolution members are committed to our Code of Practice, promoting a constructive approach to family issues that considers the needs of the whole family.

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Participate in our Wellbeing Survey

Resolution has launched a major research project to identify the key issues affecting the wellbeing of family justice professionals. Spare a few minutes to participate in this survey and help us understand how practitioners are feeling right now, what affects their wellbeing and how we can bring about positive change.

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What are your options?

Divorcing in a court is not the only option - there are a number of other ways that you and your ex can resolve your issues such as mediation, arbitration or collaborative practice.

Alternatives to court

Supporting your children

Deciding how and when to tell your children about the split is worrying. Find tips on talking and listening to your children as well as how others can support you during this time.

Supporting your children

Guidance for litigants in person on remote hearings in the Family Court

With the advent of the global pandemic hearings in the Family Court are increasingly being held remotely by telephone or on video conferencing software. This guide is designed to help you through the process and includes helpful information on how to prepare for the hearing, how to join a hearing and what to do during the hearing.

Guidance for litigants in person on remote hearings in the Family Court

Publications and resources

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Top tips to stop an online divorce application being rejected

HMCTS has revealed the most common reasons why online divorce petitions are rejected. In order to avoid rejections in the future, follow these top tips to ensure your online application goes smoothly.

Top tips for online divorce petitions
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Conduct of Remote Hearings – Arbitration

Resolution is pleased to make available the following suggested guidance for the conduct of a remote hearing as arbitrator or PFDR judge, authored by a distinguished panel of family law arbitrators – and including Resolution members; Nicholas Allen QC, Janet Bazley QC, Andrzej Bojarski, Nigel Dyer QC, Marina Faggionato, Charles Hale QC, Suzanne Kingston and Christopher Pocock QC.

Read this guidance for arbitrators
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Black History Month: Diversity and Inclusion Must No Longer Be Buzz Words

How inclusive are you?

We talk about diversity and inclusion and we have heard it talked about a lot recently. Following the unfortunate passing of George Floyd, the world was shaken and so many wounds were reopened about racism, police brutality and the lack of diversity in certain spaces especially at senior levels.

Read this article on diversity and inclusion