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“Do I have to mediate?”
A trained impartial mediator can work with a divorcing couple if they cannot sort matters themselves.
Will couples who were locked down together stay together? Cohabitation in the wake of COVID-19
When the first lockdown measures were introduced, many couples were faced with an ultimatum: either move in together or isolate separately
Grandparents and their children’s divorce
Guardianship of grandchildren following parent’s death or divorce
“Step parents” and their partners’ children
What happens to the children if the natural parent dies and what is my position as a step parent?
COVID-19: Child Arrangements
Sarah Higgins discusses how the Covid-19 outbreak is affecting child arrangements
International surrogacy arrangements and planning for the unexpected
COVID-19 is worrying for everyone but especially those who are expecting a child and unable to travel.
Changes to divorce laws to “end the blame game”
The Ministry of Justice has today announced changes to divorce laws to “end the blame game”
Changes to UK surrogacy law for single parents
As of 3 January 2019, single parents will see a change to UK surrogacy law.