Supporting Family Mediation Week

Family Mediation Week 2021: day 5 – Principles underpinning family mediation.

Posted Posted in Children, Families, General

Lawyers were traditionally the first port of call when looking at divorce and separation.  Forward-thinking lawyers know that often (where there are no protection or safety concerns) they can step back and allow clients to sort out some of their future decisions themselves.  When talking about the day-to-day arrangements for children, the law offers little…

Good Divorce Week 2020

Posted Posted in Families

Can you have a ‘good divorce’?  I sit slightly uncomfortably with the phrase, but it is true that, done in the right way, a divorce doesn’t have to be as bad as you think. Good Divorce Week is an annual campaign to promote constructive ways forward for anyone separating or divorcing.  Organised by Resolution, this…