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For every issue of The Review we will be publishing the articles here in the Knowledge and Resources section of our website as well as the pdf of the printed version.
We bring together a selection of digital resources and learning materials that can be accessed to learn at home.
This guidance for Family and County Court Judges through the COVID-19 pandemic was issued by the Judiciary of England and Wales on 23 March 2020.
As with most areas of contentious law, having to instruct a criminal or family lawyer is seldom a happy process for the client. Unfortunately, the nature of relationship breakdown means that all too often family proceedings result in the need for criminal advice.
The president of the family division, Sir Andrew McFarlane, has issued the following guidance which should be followed with immediate effect by all levels of the Family Court and in the High Court Family Division.
Family courts in England and Wales are increasingly dealing with international family law cases – much more so than even just a few years ago – indeed there is every likelihood that Brexit will increase the amount of litigation in England and Wales.
Adele Ballantyne, Director of Eleda Consultancy and Marcie Shaoul Director of Rolling Stone Coaching have come together to talk about how to effectively build online relationships with clients.
As part of Resolution's Code of Practice members are asked to use the Good Practice Guides as part of their day to day work. These represent Resolution's core value and are designed to offer knowledge and guidance to our members.
In this section, you'll find Resolution's suite of resources for collaborative practitioners. This includes information on the scope of collaborative practice, how you become a collaborative practitioner, routes for professional development and much more.
Resolution has worked with The Law Society on a note to assist family lawyers in England and Wales ahead of the end of the Brexit transition period in relation to divorce and finance cases, and domestic abuse cases. We have also worked with the Association of Lawyers for Children on a note for children practitioners.
Resolution's Litigants in Person Committee has produced these top tips for members who are working with LiPs covering communication, court proceedings and managing client expectations.
Self-representing oneself in court can be a difficult and stressful process. Resolution's Litigants in Person Committee is proud to share these straight forward top tips designed for people without legal representation.
This paper sets out the responses of Resolution’s Regional Liaison Committee and Litigants in Person Committee.
Supporting litigants in person - how Support Through Court helps and how they can help you in your work.
Each month, Resolution summarises all the key developments for legal aid providers. This is the October 2020 edition.
HMCTS has revealed the most common reasons why online divorce petitions are rejected or errors are encountered. Follow these top tips to ensure your online application goes smoothly.
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.
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.
Resolution is an organisation of 6,500 family lawyers and other family justice professionals in England and Wales, who believe in a constructive, non-confrontational approach to family law matters. Resolution also campaigns for better laws and better support for families and children undergoing family change. Our members, and the couples and families they work with, are regular users of the family courts.
With the outbreak of Covid-19 many of you will not be at your offices to receive your printed copy of The Review but help is at hand. For every issue we will be publishing the articles here in the Knowledge and Resources section of our website as well as the pdf of the printed version.
After a lengthy period in the authority desert, pensions on divorce continue to bask in the family law limelight.
In G v T Nicholas Cusworth QC, sitting as Deputy HCJ, considered the basis of company valuation and the concept of continuum versus new venture .
A bumper round up of key family cases from April-August 2020
This extraordinary case pushed family proceedings to the limits in more ways than one.
Following on from a number of perspectives in the previous issue, how do legal and therapeutic skills best interact to ensure clients receive the correct support?
There is no decline in the rising numbers of self-litigating parties, and practitioners need to be aware of the factors – and rules - involved.
Cafcass has now rolled out its new co-parenting programme nationally. It looks like an effective strategy to get high-conflict – but not change-averse – parents back to the drawing board.