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Alicia Cenizo on Family Matters, as featured in this month's Marylebone Journal

We are proud to have our very own Alicia Cenizo featured in this month’s Marylebone Journal. Alicia is Partner and head of our Family Law team. Click on the images below to read more about her story.      ...

Common law marriage is a myth! What really happens to the assets when unmarried couples break up.

Saturday 18 August has been reported as the most common day in 2018 to tie the knot in the UK. However, since the early 1970s, the number of people actually getting married has steadily decreased, dropping a further 3.4% last year. There have been many...

Parental Orders

Surrogacy agreements are becoming increasingly popular, especially internationally, as a result of the UK ban on commercial arrangements. So what do prospective parents making plans to become a family via this process need to know? Under UK law, the...

Prioritising your interests and those of your family

On 6 November 2015 Sir Peter Singer sitting in the Family Division gave Judgment in the case of JS v RS [2015] EWHC 2921 (Fam), [2016] 2FLR 839 on an application by the husband for a financial remedy order. He considered and reconfirmed the principles...