Family law

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General

Family Court proceedings: where can I get advice and support?

A guide to preparing for court hearings and safety in the Family Court

A film on #SafetyInTheFamilyCourt

How to write a position statement for a Family Court hearing

A guide to fact finding hearings

A guide to writing warning letters

A guide to preparing witness statements for the Family Court 

Sending documents to the court and the other parties

A guide to preparing a bundle for a family court hearing

How to appeal family court decisions

Good Practice Briefing – Acting as a McKenzie Friend in the Family Court

McKenzie Friends – support at court without a lawyer

Children and the law

Child arrangements and domestic violence: a handbook for women

Children and the law: domestic violence and Practice Direction 12J

Children and the law: parental responsibility

Children and the law: child maintenance

Children and the law: when parents separate

Children and the law: the Family Court process

Children and the law: holidays and relocation

Children and the law: child abduction

Children and the law: a guide to lesbian parenting

Marriage, divorce and finances

A guide to marriage

A guide to divorce

A guide to financial arrangements after marriage breakdown

A guide to applying to court for a financial order

Forced marriage and the law

Marriage: your rights to your home

Civil Partnership

A guide to entering into a civil partnership

A guide to dissolving civil partnerships

A guide to financial arrangements after civil partnership breakdown

Living together

A guide to living together and the law

Owning property jointly with your partner

Applying for a transfer of tenancy

Legal aid

A guide to family law legal aid

Alternative Dispute Resolution

A guide to alternatives to the Family Court: mediation, mediation information and assessment meetings, collaborative law and family arbitration

Guides for women prisoners

Children and the law – Parental responsibility

Children and the law – When families cannot agree

Children and the law – When social services are involved

Children and the law – Adoption for women prisoners

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