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Civil partnerships or marriage for heterosexual couples: what’s the difference?

This week sees the second reading of a bill which, if passed, would enable opposite sex couples to enter a…

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Meal ticket divorce ruling provides food for thought over maintenance deals

By Peter Jones, founder of Jones Myers Family Law Solicitors A recent divorce case, which has been widely reported and…

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Protection needed for cohabiting couples – more of your questions answered

By Liz Bell, solicitor Following on from our earlier blog, which highlighted how a high percentage of cohabiting couples wrongly…

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Why our 25th birthday anniversary is going down a treat!

It’s celebration time as we mark 25 years as a niche family law practice which continues to go from strength…

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Why our expansion to Harrogate has made a media splash!  

  Our highly experienced team at Jones Myers has opened a new office at Windsor House, Cornwall Road in Harrogate…

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Why the dinosaurs’ days are numbered in the current child support system

By Peter Jones, founder A senior judge’s call for parents with valuable homes to be forced to pay more child…

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We’re marking further expansion with a new office in Harrogate

Milestone expansion: our new office will be based at Windsor House. Having worked with divorcing and separating couples for many…

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Should all judges compile a ‘Dear Sam’ letter when putting children’s interests first?

A senior judge’s highly unusual move in explaining to a 14-year-old boy in a letter his decision why the child…

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More child maintenance loopholes reinforce why family courts should rule on payments

By Peter Jones, founder A new report has prompted fresh concerns about the systems that are supposed to ensure children…

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Why it’s vital to protect children from the heat of divorce

By Peter Jones, founder There is no shortage of studies on the effects of divorce, which is hardly surprising since…