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Why it’s not about marriage versus cohabitation

By Peter Jones, Partner The news pages and airwaves have been buzzing this week following the announcement that, in a…

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Rights – and wrongs – in inheritance rules

While long overdue and to some extent promising, new Law Commission proposals to allow co-habiting couples the same inheritance law…

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New book puts the spotlight on cohabitation

Our regular blog visitors may already be aware of commitment of the Jones Myers team to  campaigning for changes in…

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Buyer beware: property perils for cohabitees

For the million-plus unmarried couples living together in England and Wales, this week has seen a landmark decision that could…

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Why the vulnerable should not be forced to stay in tempestuous relationships

A recent case of ours involving a vulnerable pensioner – who faces the choice of living out the rest of…

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Congratulations to our newest partner, Fiona Kendall

We’re delighted to announce that Fiona Kendall, one of the first UK solicitors to train as a collaborative family lawyer…