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Legal aid remuneration is unfair and deters lawyers from building a career, Westminster inquiry hears
Parliamentarians in the Westminster Commission into the Sustainability of Legal Aid heard evidence from family law practitioners on 19 November, including from Lorraine Green an associate solicitor at Miles and Partners who specialises in cases involving children, care proceedings, adoption ...Read more
Children’s lawyer Lorraine Green to give evidence to legal aid APPG
On 19 November 2020, family lawyer Lorraine Green will be giving evidence as an expert witness in the second of six oral evidence sessions in the inquiry into the sustainability of legal aid, hosted by the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) ...Read more
Congratulations to our three new trainee solicitors
We are delighted to announce that three of our legal assistants, Danielle Apenteng, Hira Rauf and Sara Nicoloau are taking the next step in their legal career and starting their solicitor training contracts at Miles & Partners in London, where they will be gaining experience in family and mental health and capacity law. During their time as legal ...Read more
Testimonial: Patient and worked very hard to mould our instructions
“I have just finished a two-day hearing instructed by Thomas Lane and I just wanted to write to you to say how incredibly impressed I was with him. He was faced with a tricky client, complex facts and very difficult opponent, and did a ...Read more
Do I need to start my divorce prior to Brexit?
If you are contemplating divorce, then you may need to consider whether it would be beneficial to commence proceedings prior to Brexit. This is particularly important if either you or your spouse are nationals of another EU country, if you ...Read more
Testimonial: Integrity, compassion and professional excellence
My countless thanks to you both for your integrity, compassion and professional excellence (and to [counsel], too, who was brilliant!).Read more
Agreeing time with your children following separation
A separation will inevitably mean a change in the family dynamic, and you may be concerned about what this will mean for your relationship with your children. New arrangements will have to be put in place in relation to where ...Read more
David Jockelson’s top tips for looking after yourself on World Mental Health Day
The past months have brought many challenges and our daily lives have undeniably changed considerably due to the Covid-19 pandemic. For many this has caused a significant impact on mental health, increasing levels of stress and anxiety. The World Health ...Read more
Are future earnings taken account of in a divorce settlement?
If you are contemplating getting divorced then your future financial security is likely to be a key concern, particularly if you gave up or compromised a promising career to look after children and support your spouse in their career. High ...Read more