Mediation what is it and how does it work?

Mediation is a form of resolving disputes between parties in an informal manner. Family mediation is a voluntary, confidential form of alternative dispute resolution and involves the help of a qualified and impartial mediator who will assist the parties in negotiating a solution. Family mediation can be used to discuss all types of disputes, including separation, children or finances. There …

Why choose a member of Resolution

Resolution is an organisation of solicitors, barristers and other professionals in England and Wales who actively encourage a non-confrontational approach in family law matters. Core members have a significant say in the general family justice system as well as the legal aid system. There is a clear code of practice which all members must follow and breaches of the code could …

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Breach of Court Order can lead to serious sanctions

Family judges have historically been reluctant to take a robust approach with parties who continually breach court orders. However, following the case of Trott v Trott & Angor [2016] it seems that the family courts have decided to turn a corner on this issue. In this recently reported case, a husband and his new wife admitted to breaching court orders, including selling …

The launch of Hunter & Uro Solicitors

We are proud to announce the launch of Hunter & Uro Solicitors as of 13 May 2016. We specialise in family law and aim to provide the highest possible level of service for clients on all aspects of family matters. Take a look at our About Us page to see more information about the firm, our two partners Philip Hunter …