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Divorce or separation
1st October 2021

Divorce or Separation does not need to be messy…

The pandemic has led to a surge in divorce and separations. Many couples realising that they are no longer suitable for each other. But the end of a relationship does not need to be nasty. Sana Ghani outlines why a separation should be planned rather than messy. Sana’s legal practice covers a variety of areas…
Ishratara Islam | Head of the Family Department | Farani Taylor Solicitors
28th September 2021

Meet Ishratara Islam

There has been a dramatic upturn in separations and child arrangement orders since the pandemic. This inevitably leads to conflict, which can be detrimental to any child's welfare. Parents need to decide between them where the child should live and what contact is had by both parents. Our Head of Family Law, Ishratara Islam, has…
19th May 2021

What is a Child Arrangement Order?

The family department discusses what a child arrangement order is and the importance of seeking advice. A Child arrangements order sets out contact with a minor. These usually include where they live and frequency that they see each parent until they are 18 years old. These are usually used when parents are unable to agree…
29th March 2021

Divorce “blame game” to end – No-fault divorce to start in autumn 2021

Fahmida Ahmed discusses the changes in law surrounding divorce. The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 amends the existing laws relating to divorce. It allows applications for to claim "no-fault" in England and Wales. Divorcing couples no longer have to blame one another for the breakdown of their marriage. The Act seeks to reduce family conflict.…