Keep it confidential

There is a growing tendency amongst people to forward emails and copy people in.   This sometimes even happens between people involved in a financial transaction or even where there is a dispute.  When it comes to communications between you and your lawyer letting...

Had enough of experts?

Civil claims often require expert evidence to allow the court to understand the issues at stake. Take for example a construction dispute over a poorly built conservatory that now leaks when it rains. It may seem obvious to you that the builder was negligent. But the...

‘No-fault’ divorce

‘No-fault’ divorce bill backed by MPs Keep up-to-date with all the latest Family Law developments with Tassells. If you would like more information, please contact us on 01795 533337 and speak to our Family Law department.

Get permission to take a child abroad

A few years back I took my son on a day trip to France.  I have a different surname to him and his father and I separated some years back.  When we arrived at the French port for the journey home we were stopped by Border Force.  They asked my son if I was his mother...

Court business as usual

If you’re involved in a dispute and want to take legal advice or action that will still be possible even under the present restrictions. The government has ordered that court business should continue as far as possible as normal. Documents can be filed electronically,...