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Legal advice for Kinship Carers: Lack of Legal Aid

Legal advice for Kinship Carers: Lack of Legal Aid

Posted on June 01, 2022, by Victoria Walters

Kinship carers look after another person’s child on a full-time basis. Coodes’ Family Solicitor Victoria Walters asks what can be…

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New approach in family courts to support domestic abuse victims

New approach in family courts to support domestic abuse victims

Posted on April 19, 2022

Victims of domestic abuse will receive better support as part of a new approach being piloted in family courts in…

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What can we expect from the inquiry into the Children and Families Act 2014?

What can we expect from the inquiry into the Children and Families Act 2014?

Posted on April 07, 2022, by Victoria Walters

Victoria Walters, Solicitor in the Family team at Coodes Solicitors, comments on the launch of an inquiry into the Children…

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What difference will new divorce terminology really make?

What difference will new divorce terminology really make?

Posted on April 04, 2022, by Karen Pritchard

Coodes Solicitors Family lawyer Karen Pritchard outlines changes to divorce terminology, which will update the legal language used in divorce…

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No fault divorce: what will change on 6 April 2022?

No fault divorce: what will change on 6 April 2022?

Posted on March 09, 2022, by Anna Barrick

Anna Barrick, Paralegal in Coodes Solicitors’ Family team, outlines what will change with the introduction of a ‘no fault divorce’….

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Pets and domestic abuse: protecting the silent victims

Posted on January 11, 2022, by Iynaiya Afzal

Iynaiya Afzal of Coodes Solicitors’ Family team says that pets can be the silent victims of domestic abuse but a local…

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Husband and wife with broken heart between them representing divorce

No fault divorce legislation delayed: does it matter?

Posted on June 18, 2021, by Sarah Evans

The introduction of a no fault divorce law has been delayed. Sarah Evans, Partner in Coodes Solicitors’ Family team offers…

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Eight tips for getting the best out of your divorce lawyer

Eight tips for getting the best out of your divorce lawyer

Posted on April 23, 2021, by Karen Pritchard

Coodes Solicitors Family lawyer Karen Pritchard shares eight tips to help you get the best from your divorce lawyer. Going…

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Legal Aid: mortgage cap removal could help domestic abuse victims

Legal Aid: mortgage cap removal could help domestic abuse victims

Posted on February 09, 2021, by Shelley Workman

Shelley Workman, Chartered Legal Executive in Coodes Solicitors’ Family team, welcomes the removal of the mortgage cap in Legal Aid…

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Non-fatal strangulation: planned legal changes could help domestic abuse victims

Non-fatal strangulation: planned legal changes could help domestic abuse victims

Posted on January 26, 2021, by Sarah Evans

Sarah Evans, Partner in Coodes Solicitors’ Family team, explains proposed changes to the law, which would make non-fatal strangulation a…

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