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This page is about more than just what’s happening at Miles & Partners. We stay abreast of the latest legal news about Family Law, Separation and Divorce Law, Mental Health & Mental Capacity and Housing Law to keep our professional collaborators and clients up to date with the statutory changes and case precedents that might affect you.

You’ll find the latest three posts below or use the categories to the right to explore issues we’ve talked about in the past.

Mental capacity team goes from strength to strength with Andrew Bowmer

Andrew Bowmer, a strong practitioner in mental capacity law, joined Miles and Partners on 5 February 2018. Andrew qualified as a solicitor in December 2008, drawing on his previous career working in central Government, including on local authority governance policy and direct experience of decision making in the public sector. Andrew is frequently instructed by…

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How to propose a prenup this Valentine’s Day

If thoughts of marriage are in the air this Valentine’s Day, but you are keen to protect your existing financial position, then you may want to consider proposing a prenuptial agreement. Pre-nuptial agreements or pre-civil agreements, more commonly known as ‘pre-nups’, have been popular for years with the rich and famous, but there is now…

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Floyd Porter on BBC Radio 4 Moneybox discussing when an LPA comes into force

Floyd Porter spoke to BBC reporter Tony Bonsignore about lasting powers of attorney on Radio 4’s Moneybox programme on Saturday (27 January). A couple had written into the programme asking for advice when a bank would not limit the amount of money that could be withdrawn by their elderly mother who had dementia. As there…

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