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Divorce and dissolution of civil partnership

Divorce  and dissolution (for civil partnership) is the formal ending of the legal relationship between the spouses or partners. This requires a court order. The courts also have wide powers to adjust the couple’s...


Civil Law Reforms

Recent reforms in the UK civil justice system have regrettably limited access to justice for many. Reforms to court structure and procedure, although well intentioned, have in many cases made court proceedings more onerous...


Family Justice System

The Family Justice System The Family Justice System helps parents and carers resolve disputes about children.  It oversees arrangements for children on divorce or where a civil partnership is formally ended. It encourages parents...