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Keep up to date with changes in the law, notable cases and examples of how we have helped our clients.

Royal assent for no-fault divorce from 2021

After more than 30 years of campaigning by matrimonial lawyers, new laws to spare divorcing couples having to apportion blame for the breakdown of their marriage took a step closer in June, as a Bill seeking to reduce family conflict ...

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02.07.2020

Take a tour of London’s brightest new law firm website

Something very exciting has been happening behind the scenes here at Miles & Partners Solicitors and Advocates. Over the past few months, the team has been working hard to refresh and update our website, which we invite you to explore. ...

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22.06.2020

Virtual justice through remote hearings

Can families receive justice with remote hearings in the Family Court?

The Remote Access Family Court has enabled large parts of the family justice system to continue to operate during the Covid-19 pandemic. Each day, justice is dispensed over the internet by judges sitting at computer screens often in their own ...

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22.06.2020

Linda, Miles & Partners Solicitors, London

Alternative ways of getting a divorce settlement during lockdown

It has been 11 weeks since the official COVID-19 lockdown began, and the doors of the family courts have remained firmly shut, leaving couples in the middle of a financial dispute in their divorce, in limbo. Although the courts are ...

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08.06.2020

Black Lives Matter

On May the 25th 2020 George Floyd, a 46 year old African American man, died after a white male police officer, Derek Chauvin, knelt on his neck for over 8 minutes.  The images of this shocking event have been seen around ...

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04.06.2020

Kate Hammond shortlisted as a 2020 Legal Aid ‘Family Lawyer of the Year’ finalist

The team at Miles & Partners Solicitors was thrilled to hear that our Managing Partner Kate Hammond has been shortlisted in the 2020 Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year (LALY) Awards run by the Legal Aid Practitioners Group. ‘Kate has ...

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27.05.2020

Government releases cautious COVID-19 recovery strategy with advice for social contact, families and the elderly

On 11 May the Government released new guidance on social distancing regulations and a roadmap for how the UK will adjust its response to the COVID-19 crisis. Click here to read the full guidance. The Government also released an updated ...

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14.05.2020

50% off legal fees for NHS and Transport for London workers

As a little thank you to NHS staff and TFL, Miles & Partners Solicitors in London are offering a 50% discount on legal services. We are immensely grateful for the wonderful work you are all doing. Appointments are available via ...

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11.05.2020

Congratulations to our newly qualified solicitors

 Miles & Partners Solicitors and Advocates in London is thrilled to announce that Harriet Brame and Thomas Lane qualified as solicitors 1 May 2020.  They have both been working towards this momentous achievement for many years. Harriet and Thomas have been with the firm since 2017, starting ...

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06.05.2020