Tag: Family law
Meet the family lawyer turned fashion designer
Violetta Onishchenko swapped mediation for macramé, and tells Legal Cheek about leaving the law to pursue her dream
From police sergeant to law lecturer — and a spell as a solicitor along the way
ULaw academic manager Lee Benham has advice for career changers
Elite law firms unite to help victims of domestic abuse secure protective injunctions
'DARA' is staffed by pro bono lawyers from Travers Smith, Debevoise, Gibson Dunn, HogLovs, Latham, Reed Smith and Slaughters
Ayesha Vardag in cardigan shame
'Diva of Divorce' rocks knitted apparel in promotional post on firm website -- despite advising staff to steer clear
Falling through the cracks of the furlough scheme — a NQ lawyer’s perspective
'I feel I have effectively been forced out of the profession', a junior family solicitor writes
Family barrister becomes one of the UK’s first hijab-wearing judges
Raffia Arshad wants ‘to make sure the sound of diversity is heard loud and clear'
4 steps to a successful career change to law
ULaw’s Suzanne Hutton draws on her experience as a solicitor and careers coach
XX v Whittington: Another nail in the coffin for the Surrogacy Act?
Bar student Callum Reid-Hutchings analyses Lady Hale's last ruling
Love Island 2019 champ Greg O’Shea says he wants to specialise in family law
Limerick law grad snubs post-Island influencer lifestyle
Why one barrister quit her job to become a successful restaurateur
Nisha Katona had been practising for 20 years
Ayesha Vardag: From pregnant magic circle trainee to £845-an-hour Queen of Divorce
High-flying family lawyer reflects on incredible life in candid interview
Why we need to reform the archaic law of surrogacy
It has remained fundamentally unaltered for over 30 years
Does the law adequately protect victims of domestic abuse?
The government should devote more resources to legal aid for victims, says Warwick law student Rodney Dzwairo
Benefits for widows case: A progressive decision by the Supreme Court
Landmark ruling could allow an unmarried mother-of-four to claim a widowed parent's allowance
Film review: The Children Act
'I loved the quiet and careful cameos by those unseen people who make our legal system work', says barrister and writer Sarah Langford
Is now the time to end the divorce ‘blame game’?
Supreme Court decision in Owens v Owens rasies important questions
Owens v Owens: Has the time finally come for a ‘no-fault divorce’ system?
Wife must remain in unhappy marriage, Supreme Court rules this week
Is Brexit the reason we don’t have a no-fault divorce law?
The law as it is leaves a lot to be desired
Chief Justice: Family courts in ‘crisis’
Retiring Lord Thomas says something must be done on public law cases
The demise of family law? Courts now ‘largely inaccessible’ and ‘unintelligible’, says court president
As solicitor is lambasted for ‘extremely serious professional errors’ in complex child abuse case
‘It should shame us all’: Why Charlie Gard’s parents were not entitled to legal aid
Government’s destruction of public funding budget takes spotlight