Blogs

Groom and Bride on bridge

Meghan and Harry and the tale of the Pre-nup

On the week of the wedding of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, Laura Clapton discusses the media's reports on whether Meghan was asked to sign a pre-nup by the Royal Family.

Read more

Photo of sunrise and path with two directions

Summer Holidays: How to Approach Contact Arrangements

Tips for separated parents when discussing summer holiday contact arrangements.

Read more

Sunset and Wind Turbines

Methods of resolving family conflicts and disputes

Our Zara Rafiq discusses the various options to consider when you are involved in a family dispute.

Read more

The Split BBC Drama

"The Split" Quiz

A short quiz based upon those family law issues you saw on last night's show. Answer TRUE or FALSE depending upon whether you think these are accurate representations of family law procedure and legal practice.

Read more

Photo of umbrella covering house, car and family.

Why Choose Mediation?

Our Zara Rafiq discusses the main benefits of family mediation for separated couples.

Read more

Sarah Manning, Family Associate and Mediator

Is there such thing as a ‘no fault’ divorce?

Our Family Law Associate and Mediator, Sarah Manning, discusses the current law in relation to divorce proceedings and her views on how the law needs to change to bring it into the 21st Century.

Read more

Sarah Manning Family Associate Solicitor

Profile: Sarah Manning, Family Associate

Sarah Manning is an Associate Solicitor at Consilia Legal and is a highly experienced family solicitor…

Read more

Marie Walsh Employment Solicitor Consilia Legal

Training your line managers – what’s the point?

Do you know that I am a visiting lecturer on a couple of post graduate courses specialising in employment…

Read more

paper family and house

What is a Parenting Plan? A Guide for Separated Parents

Our Nikol Loutchanska discusses parenting plans. What are they? What do they include? How do they benefit separated parents?

Read more

husband and wife wedding day

Pre-nuptial agreements: protecting your future

Our Nikol Loutchanska discusses pre-nuptial agreements and how one may benefit those planning marriage.

Read more