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2017 –  reflections

Writing our annual submission to Chambers & Partners UK always generates mixed feelings. How can the deadline have come around again? How can we possibly whittle down all of our cases to meet the submission limit? But more so, it’s a time we come out of our comfort zone and we do something we instinctively find

Family Law Partners & IBM – a case-study in innovation

Global tech powerhouse IBM has published a case-study detailing Family Law Partners’ use of its data-analytics platform IBM Watson. Published online, the case study showcases the innovative approach to data analytics that Family Law Partners has taken to help clients decide which resolution method best suits their unique circumstances. The firm see innovation in technology

What do family lawyer qualifications really mean?

Family law qualifications can be difficult to understand if you are not a lawyer yourself. Choosing a family lawyer to guide you through the legal process in relation to divorce or a family law matter is a very individual and personal decision. Alongside those very personal considerations is the all-important choice of what type of

Alan Larkin’s Siaro tool unveiled at Resolution National Conference

Family lawyers attending last week’s Resolution National Conference were among the first in the legal profession to get a hands-on experience of the new Siaro legal software. Designed by Family Law Partners’ Director Alan Larkin and Siaro technical lead Jon Sayers, the tool allows lawyers to securely capture client information on divorce and separation cases

Family Law Partners welcomes new specialist, Lauren Waterton

Family Law Partners has announced the arrival of family law solicitor Lauren Waterton to its growing specialist team. A Resolution-trained Collaborative Lawyer, Lauren joins Family Law Partners from a West Sussex practice. Lauren specialises in matters including separation, divorce, matrimonial finances, nuptial agreements, cohabitee disputes and disputes around arrangements for children. In addition to being a

Chambers UK ‘lawyer to watch’ Gemma Hope arrives at FLP

Family Law Partners have further boosted its specialist team with the arrival of family solicitor and collaborative lawyer Gemma Hope. A member of Resolution and a Resolution Accredited Specialist (Children and Complex Financial Remedies), Gemma is also one of only a select number of family solicitors to be recognised as an associate to watch in

Family Law Partners kick-off 2017 with expansion into Surrey

Leading niche firm Family Law Partners has announced its expansion into Surrey with the arrival of Julian McEvoy, a leading Family Law Solicitor, Collaborative Lawyer and Mediator. A highly respected specialist in family law, Julian is the latest addition to their growing team.  He will be the firm’s leading expert in Surrey, advising clients in Guilford, Woking,

FLP shortlisted in second major award of the year

Family Law Partners has been announced as a finalist in the ‘Regional Firm of the Year (South)’ category in the Family Law Awards 2016. The announcement comes shortly after the firm’s shortlisting in the Law Society Excellence Awards for ‘Best use of technology’ for its bespoke online questionnaire tool. Now in its 6th year, winners

FLP shortlisted for technology excellence in Law Society Awards

Family Law Partners has been shortlisted in the Law Society Excellence Awards 2016, for Excellence in Technology. Now in its 10th year, the prestigious award scheme recognises the leading work, innovation and quality happening across the legal profession. The Excellence in Technology award is hotly contested, as law firms look to make increasing use of