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The Role Of Mediation In Family Law
Family disputes can be emotionally charged and complex, making the process of resolving them through litigation a daunting and expensive prospect. This is where mediation steps in as a powerful alternative. Mediation in family law offers a more collaborative, flexible, and often less adversarial way to address issues like divorce, child custody and spousal support.
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Advocacy services provide invaluable support to those in need, empowering them to navigate systems, access resources, and exercise their rights. Despite their significance, many people remain unaware of these services and their potential benefits. In this blog post, we will explore why raising awareness of advocacy services is crucial and the positive impact it can
Young girl hugging her mother who is sitting at a desk working on care proceedings
In the world of family law, care proceedings are a crucial legal process when it comes to the protection, well-being and safety of vulnerable children. As a family law firm committed to advocating for the best interests of families, we recognise the significance of care proceedings and their potential impact on children’s lives and those
Boy speaking to a therapist
In today’s fast-paced and demanding world, mental health concerns are more prevalent than ever. Yet, there is still a stigma attached to seeking help for these challenges. It’s crucial to recognise that reaching out for mental health support is not a sign of weakness but rather an act of strength. In this blog, we will
Woman With Bruising On Her Face
Domestic abuse is a pervasive and serious problem that affects millions of people around the world. It can take many different forms, including physical, emotional, psychological, sexual, and financial abuse, and it can occur in any type of relationship, including married couples, dating partners, and family members. In this blog, we will discuss the signs
A Sign Of The Court Of Protection?
The Court of Protection is a specialist court in England and Wales that deals with matters relating to people who lack the capacity to make decisions for themselves. The court makes decisions about a range of issues, including the management of a person’s finances and property, as well as their health and welfare. In this
What Is Advocacy?

What Is Advocacy And Who Can It Help?

Advocacy is the act of representing or defending the interests of another person or group. In the legal context, advocacy involves advocating for the rights and interests of clients in legal proceedings, such as court hearings or negotiations with opposing parties. This may involve gathering evidence, developing legal arguments, and presenting a persuasive case to
What Is Legal Aid?
At some point in our lives, we may require legal advice or representation. However, not everyone can afford the costs associated with legal services. This is where legal aid comes in – a government-funded program designed to provide financial assistance to certain individuals who cannot afford legal representation. In this article, we’ll explore what legal
HAB Law - Man Struggling With Mental Health
Mental health issues can be challenging and overwhelming, not just for the person struggling with them, but also for their loved ones. Supporting someone with mental health problems can be difficult, but it’s an important way to show that you care and that they’re not alone. Here are some tips to help you support friends
Tips to support your child during a divorce
A divorce can end some unhappy and unhealthy marriages, and ultimately, can be the best solution for a struggling family. In the event that you are a parent, you likely are thinking of more than just yourself during this time. It is not unusual for parents to stay up at night worried about how their
What is Domestic Abuse And How Can I Get Support?
Commonly referred to as domestic abuse or intimate partner violence, domestic violence can happen to anyone. It is common for both perpetrators and victims of abusive relationships to come from all walks of life, all economic backgrounds, and all ethnicities as well as any race, age, gender, or sexual orientation. There is often escalation from
The concept of flexible working began in the 1970s, not surprisingly coinciding with women’s participation in the workforce growing to over 50% (source: UK Government. Most flexible working arrangements are intended to make the working day more family-friendly, and this is unsurprising given the incompatibility of school hours with standard office hours. Many don’t realise
London Parliament Building
The justice sector, like every other, uses more technology now than at any time in history. What can sometimes be seen as an old fashioned and creaky industry in fact has adapted enormously, especially during the COVID pandemic, to using technology to help or to replace traditional methods of operating. There is an entire “LawTech”
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The Growth of Values-Led Companies The company “Mission Statement has existed for decades, with business and management press stressing the importance of having a mission since management guru Peter Drucker started writing extensively about it in the 1970s . He was also one of the first management writers to recognise the external responsibilities of an
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