When teenagers need support to manage testing times

Whatever the weather forecast over the next month the heat is definitely on for the nation’s teenagers during the exam season. There is no shortage of advice for parents on recognising the signs that your teen is under extra pressure, … Continue reading

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Love and Marriage – a wakeup call to stay together forever, says leading lady

Actress Alison Steadman, the star of Love and Marriage, a forthcoming TV drama about a couple that separate in retirement, spoke from the heart when she said that broken homes are now the norm. Steadman divorced film director Mike Leigh, … Continue reading

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Considering cohabitation? Ten key questions to ask yourself

As statistics highlight that cohabitation has soared to a record 6 million people in the UK, many couples planning to live together are unaware that they have few legal rights if the relationship turns sour. Contrary to perception that ‘common … Continue reading

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If you live in a war zone who gets caught in the crossfire?

When relationships break down it is natural – and even desirable – that both parties look beyond the immediate break up to a future life which is fulfilling and happy. The idea of ‘moving on’ from an unhappy partnership implies … Continue reading

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Bring Elsa Home – the human heartache behind global child abduction statistics

By Kate Banerjee, head of our Children’s Department and a Member of the International Child Abduction and Custody Unit. You may have seen our client Naomi Button propelled back into the media spotlight this week on her tenacious campaign to … Continue reading

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