Complete coverage for Family law practitioners from Thomson Reuters
From nuptial agreements to divorce; child law to civil partnerships; financial remedies to family mediation – We’re your one-stop-shop for Family law resources
Our Family law coverage areas
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Nuptial Agreements & Relationship Planning
From pre and post nuptial agreements and separation agreements; to cohabitation agreements, and civil partnership agreements, we’ve got expert coverage for your specific area. Access regularly maintained practice notes and time-saving drafting tools; and stay up to date with the latest current awareness with our expert interpretation of the law for your area.
Divorce & Dissolution of Civil Partnerships
From divorce petitions, civil partnerships and family proceedings; to consent orders, financial remedies and Form E financial statements, we have a selection of materials to support you in your practice. Access our interactive Fast Draft Form E Financial Statement with calculators and drafting notes to help you work smarter; and stay up to date with the latest developments with our insightful current awareness updates.
From child custody, adoption, child arrangements (Form C100) and surrogacy; to parental responsibility, leave to remove, placements orders and wardship, our materials span the breadth of child law matters. Access our practice notes, toolkits and checklists to help you to advise more effectively; and access our maintained bank of precedents and market-standard documents so you’re always starting from a template you can trust.
From family mediation, family arbitration and negotiation; to collaborative law and Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings (MIAMs), our resources cover a range of ADR topics for Family lawyers. Access practice notes, checklists and toolkits to help you get up to speed; and stay ahead of any legal developments with our current awareness emails and case reports.
Domestic Violence & Personal Protection
From forced marriage, domestic abuse and vulnerable persons; to assessing mental capacity, non-molestation orders and occupation orders, our content covers a wide range of topics for your specialist area. Access standard documents, precedents and clauses to help you draft more efficiently, and stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the law with our current awareness updates.
International Family Law
From international considerations for nuptial agreements, overseas leave to remove, EU Maintenance Regulation and international child abduction; to Islamic aspects of divorce, Jewish aspects of divorce and establishing jurisdiction in divorce proceedings, our materials cover key areas of international family law. Access practice notes, toolkits and checklists to help you work smarter, and save time with our automated interactive drafting tools.
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