Rowlinsons Blog

Stop! Collaborate and Listen!

More and more couples going through divorce and relationship breakdowns are seeking alternative ways to separate better, without the cost, stress and animosity that can be caused by protracted court proceedings. Linda Hunter, Head of Family Law and trained...

What is family mediation?

Linda Hunter, Head of Family Law and accredited mediator at Rowlinsons Solicitors, answers some of the most common questions about mediation in this latest blog series. What is family mediation? Family mediation is an alternative way for separating...

It's not just law

Kirsty Poston, a solicitor in our Private Client Department provides an insight into her role and some of the more unusual aspects. People often think Private Client Solicitors deal purely with drafting Wills and Powers of Attorney, obtaining Grants of...

Common-law marriage - myth or fact?

Most popular day for marriages sees local Family Law Solicitors campaigning to raise awareness of the common-law marriage myth Saturday 18 th August has been reported as the most common day in 2018 to tie the knot in the UK. However, since the early...

Thinking about the children following relationship breakdowns

It can sometimes be difficult to continue to parent your children together after a relationship breakdown. Continuing in our series of blogs, Linda Hunter, Head of Family Law at Rowlinsons Solicitors, answers some of the most common questions relating to...

Common divorce questions answered Part 2

Continuing in our series of blogs, Linda Hunter, Head of Family Law at Rowlinsons Solicitors has put together a list of some of the most common questions asked by client’s going through a divorce when it comes to the issue of money. What is a...

Lasting Power of Attorney Refunds

Did you register a Lasting Power of Attorney between 1 April 2013 and 31 March 2017? If you registered a Lasting Power of Attorney for Property and Financial decisions or for Health and Welfare decisions between these dates (or if you registered an...

What's the best way to deal with late contractual performance?

Delays and late performance under a contract can be enormously frustrating. Maybe a payment deadline has been missed or another business you’ve been working with has failed to deliver goods or services. If that’s the case then you might be keen...

Common divorce questions Part 1

Lind Hunter, head of Family Law at Rowlinsons Solicitors, has put together a list of some of the most common questions asked by client’s going through a divorce. What are the grounds for divorce? There is only one ground for divorce/dissolution...

Dealing with late business payments

According to the Federation of Small Businesses, one in three payments due to SMEs is paid late. Roughly £26bn in total is owed to UK small businesses and 50,000 are forced out of business each year as a result. So, late payments are not just an...
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