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Spotlight On...Amanda Brown

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Amanda joined the family team in 2001, which then became Family Law Group in 2005. When Amanda joined, it became apparent to her that she would be joining a focused and highly competitive team, so needed to be the very best at what she did. Amanda is a...

Nottingham Law Firm Get Baking for Macmillan

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Local charity Macmillan Cancer Support is set to benefit thanks to the fundraising efforts of a local firm of Solicitors, Nottingham Family Law. The Nottingham based solicitors will be putting their baking skills to the test by holding a coffee morning...

Lawyer Awarded Resolution Accreditation

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Raj Chahal, a Senior Associate in the Private and Public Law Children department of Family Law Group in Nottingham, has secured accreditation as a specialist in Private Law Children and Domestic Abuse. Resolution is an association of Solicitors committed to...

Alarming Report on Marriage Breakdown Figures

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More has to be done to save marriages in light of alarming report Dealing with previously happy couples splitting up is never easy even for those of us who are in the midst of sorting out marriage break-ups. Like all responsible family law experts, we...

Negotiating Summer Holiday Childcare Arrangements

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With the school holidays upon us, many parents will be preparing themselves for six weeks of juggling their work commitments and spending time with their children. For divorced or separated parents, being able to rely on each other for backup...

Fun in the Sun for Fundraising Event

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Our Milton Keynes office held their annual Family Fun Day on Sunday 17 July 2016 to raise money for MK Dons Sport and Educational Trust (SET). The day was focused on the whole family, with entertainment and activities for children of all ages....

Fun For All The Family At Wellingborough

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Local charity Action for Children is set to benefit thanks to the fundraising efforts of a local firm of Solicitors, Northants Family Law. The Wellingborough Family Fun Day is the second fundraising event to be held by the firm, with this year’s event...

Alternative Guide to Divorce

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Suzy Miller is the UK’s unique ‘Alternative Divorce Guide’, Public Speaker and Trainer, featured on Radio 4 Women’s Hour , the Daily Mail and C5’s The Vanessa Show . Suzy has an ILM Level 3 Diploma in Leadership and...

The Longest Day Fundraiser

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Family Law Group is pleased to announce that we are holding a fundraising event on 20 June 2016 to raise money for When You Wish Upon a Star. All of our offices across Nottingham, Wellingborough, Northampton, Milton Keynes, Chesterfield, Derby and...

Lawyer Makes Prestigious Listing of Recommended Solicitors

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A Chesterfield law firm is celebrating after one of its solicitors appeared on a list of top legal professionals in the UK, according to The Sunday Times. Jonathan Corbishley of Chesterfield Family Law appeared in a listing of top IFAs and solicitors in The...

Family Law Group Paralegal to Join CAB Board of Trustees

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We are pleased to announce that Aimee Martin from our Nottingham office has this week been appointed onto the Board of Trustees as a Director for the Citizen’s Advice Bureau in Loughborough. Aimee has volunteered there for the last...

Family Law Group Promote Solicitor to Associate Director

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Family Law Group has promoted a member of its legal team in Milton Keynes to Associate Director. Dan Cooper joined Family Law Group four years ago and specialises in Children cases. Having previously trained as a Solicitor in Matrimonial Finance, Dan...

Family Law Experts Set Up Northampton Branch

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Northants Family Law, located on Spencer Parade, provides the base for the second branch of the firm in the county with its other office in nearby Wellingborough.

Co-Habiting Couples Need to Get House in Order

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Unmarried couples need to take steps to prevent bruising court battles if they split up, warns a leading family law expert. Simon Leach, of Family Law Group said legal battles over co-habiting couples are being increasingly highlighted in the profession and the onus is upon legal professionals to get the message across to the public that they need to take steps to protect themselves.

Staff Keep up to Pace With Customer Excellence

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Family Law Group’s front line staff have been brushing up on what it is that delivers excellent customer service. We welcomed Paul Beesley, from leadership and management consultancy, Beyond Theory for an in-house training session to all our staff who deal with the public on a daily basis.

Divorce Centre's a Welcome Move

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England’s first divorce centres will cut bureaucracy and won’t affect the institution of marriage claims a leading legal expert.

Simon Leach, Director of Family Law Group said divorce paperwork being completed outside courts is long overdue.

It's Time for Divorce Without Blame

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Nottingham Family Law Group has said removing blame from divorce will make it easier for people to manage their separation with as little conflict and stress as possible, and reduce the likelihood that they will end up in court.

Rising Star Shamiza Qualifies as a Solicitor

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A Nottingham law practice is toasting the success of a ‘rising star’ who has qualified as a solicitor. Shamiza Zia, will now be one of the leading figures at Nottingham Family Law Group, based at the firm’s Albion Street headquarters in the city centre.

Charities for 2015

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Each year Family Law Group chooses a charity to support for the year. This is because our team enjoys getting involved in fund raising activities and want to put something back into the community, whilst having fun. We always aim to select a charity that...

Junior Team Warmed up for Kick Off

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A Nottingham junior football team has been kitted out ready for the worst the British weather has in store thanks to one of the region’s legal specialists. Cotgrave FC under 7s team have been given winter jackets sponsored by Nottingham Family Law,...

Fund Raising for Children in Need

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Family Law Group joined the nations fundraising efforts for Children in Need on Friday 14th November 2014. We took part in various activities to raise funds, including an auction of staff offers of help, wearing yellow clothing, eating competitions and...

Family Law Advice Surgery Reaches Bakewell and Matlock

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Following the recent success of the free advice surgery in Buxton, the Chesterfield Family Law office announces that they will be starting two more surgeries, in the areas of Matlock and Bakewell. The Matlock advice surgery will commence on 6th November...

Family Law Legal Advice at Fairfield Sure Start Childrens Centre

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Our Chesterfield Family Law office will be running a Legal Advice Surgery starting on 9th October 2014 at Fairfield Sure Start Childrens Centre, Victoria Park Road, Fairfield, Buxton, SK17 7PE between 2.00 and 5.00pm. This new advice surgery will enable...

A Great Day of Rowing and Fundraising

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Family Law Group enjoyed a great day of rowing at the Nene Valley Dragon Boat Race on 31st August 2014 and have so far raised in excess of £260 for Cransley Hospice and Lakelands Care Hospice. Our team, The SolicitOars, made huge improvements in our...