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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New report to highlight increase in child abduction cases

A report due out on Wednesday 1 May 2013 looks set to re-ignite public and media interest in the plight of Jones Myers’ client Naomi Button, whose appeal for the safe return of her daughter Elsa Salama hit the headlines earlier … Continue reading

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In the wake of magnificent public support Naomi Button launches Fundrazr account to help bring Elsa home

Kate Banerjee, head of our Children Department, on BBC Breakfast with our client Naomi Button In response to phenomenal support from the public and offers of financial help in the search for her daughter Elsa, our client Naomi Button’s has … Continue reading

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International child custody: self help more harm than good

By Kate Banerjee, partner and head of Children’s Department In an unprecedented step, a judge decided to publicise the apparent abduction of four children involved in a custody battle between their Welsh mother and Spanish father. Although the details of … Continue reading

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Landmark case in multi-national divorces will ensure children come first

The potential for multi-cultural and linguistic enrichment is just one of many bonuses for children in an increasingly global environment where multi-national marriages are commonplace.  Unfortunately when things go wrong in these marriages, relocation after divorce is an issue that … Continue reading

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