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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.

Miles & Partners welcomes Rachel Turner as equity partner

We are delighted to announce that Rachel Turner has joined the equity partnership at Miles & Partners Solicitors in the City of London. Rachel, who is joint head of our Mental Health and Capacity department, joined the firm in 2012 and was appointed a partner in 2016. Rachel has been a longstanding member of the…

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Are ‘no oral modification’ clauses effective in the event of a dispute?

As a general rule the courts try not to interfere in commercial contracts when a dispute arises as they rightly believe that businesses are best placed to negotiate the terms on which they will deal with each other and, save in very limited circumstances, that they should be bound by the deal they have struck….

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Don’t let your divorce end up before the Supreme Court

Divorce is a hot topic at the moment with two cases having recently ended up before the Supreme Court because the couples involved could not sort out their differences amicably.  The first case, Mills v Mills, concerned an application by a wife to increase the maintenance element of her settlement following divorce when she fell…

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