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We are delighted to introduce this newsletter by the Family Team at 9 Park Place, Cardiff. We hope to issue this newsletter every three months.

Whilst we will cover all aspects of Family Law, we also hope to cover unusual or niche points and developments with a local dimension where possible.  

Of course, please do let us have any feedback or call our team on 029 2038 2731.     

Instructing Foreign Experts

Experts from overseas represent a potential valuable resource for parties in care proceedings. However, there are potential advantages and disadvantages to their use.

Paul Hopkins Q.C.

Contested Religious Upbringing: Guiding Principles

On 24th August 2011 His Honour Judge Clifford Bellamy, sitting in the High Court at Coventry, was asked to rule on a Father’s application to restrict the Mother’s involvement of their child N in her religious practice as a Jehovah’s Witness.

David Gareth Evans

Three Parents and a Baby

Court of Appeal considers the role of the biological father who volunteered to father a child for his two lesbian friends.

Matthew Barry

Online dating continues to grow in the UK but just what difference will Clare’s Law make to protect an individual from domestic violence?

Kate Broadhurst
Are the Courts failing to protect children from a risk of harm?

William Seagrim
A Third Party and a third bite at the cherry - Edgerton v Edgerton [2012] EWCA Civ 181

Matthew Barry
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