Karen Connolly joins Womens Aid Steering Group for victims of domestic abuse

Our Family Law Partner Karen Connolly has welcomed the opportunity to become involved in a Steering Group for Women’s Aid ABCLN ‘Older But No Safer’ Project.

Claire Edgar presents talk at Domestic Abuse Conference 2021

On 3rd November 2021, our Family Law Partner Claire Edgar was invited to present a talk at this year’s Domestic Abuse Conference.

Stamp Duty for First Time Buyers

Thursday 30th September see the level at which stamp duty become payable revert to its pre-pandemic levels.

Private Client Partner Linda Johnston announces retirement

After 38 years in legal practice, our Private Client Partner Linda Johnston has announced her retirement. 
29/09/2021elder clients

Calls for changes to Child Compensation claims in NI

Today marks the final day of the consultation process on mandatory Court approval of children’s compensation claims in Northern Ireland.     
24/09/2021personal injury

Claire Edgar provides training on domestic abuse to newly appointed ASSIST NI Advocates

On 27th August 2021, our Family Law Partner, Claire Edgar presented at a training panel event to welcome newly appointed Advocates for ASSIST NI.

Claire Edgar discusses Parental Alienation at Safeguarding Board Event

On 28th July 2021, our Family Law Partner, Claire Edgar, presented at a workshop event organised by the Safeguarding Board of Northern Ireland. The event entitled 'Refusing Contact/Parental Alienation' explored issues around domestic abuse and parental alienation.

Cohabiting couples to benefit from changes to bereavement benefit rules

On 15th July 2021, the Department for Work and Pensions announced that they plan to extend bereavement support to cohabiting couples with children. 
30/07/2021social justice