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What is the Domestic Abuse bill and how can it protect you?

What is the Domestic Abuse Bill and how can it protect you?

Posted on January 12, 2021

Read how the Domestic Abuse Bill can help protect victims and how Jefferies Law can support those at risk of domestic violence.

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Impact of COVID-19 on Divorce

Leaving an Abusive Marriage: What Are My Legal Options?

Posted on December 09, 2020

Sadly, if you are being subjected to any form of abuse in your marriage, you are far from being alone. According to the Office for National Statistics, the number of arrests for domestic abuse-related crimes between 1 April and 30 June 2020 increased by 24%. Here we look at how to divorce your abusive partner.

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Brexit: preparing for the end of the transition period

Posted on November 19, 2020

With 2020 having been dominated by Covid-19, Brexit has, until now, taken a bit of a back seat. And yet, come the end of the year, when the transition period ends, there are some significant implications for all businesses.

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Parental Alienation Syndrome: What is it and signs to look for

Posted on November 13, 2020

In recent years, the concept of parental alienation has been raised many times in cases where the family law department at Jefferies have represented parents and children. 

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Second COVID-19 Lockdown: How will it impact my business?  

Posted on November 04, 2020

For all business, 2020 has been an incredibly worrying time. With the recent lockdown measures, there are now further changes which will directly impact businesses and their employees.

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How do settlement agreements work Social Various

Employment Law Advice: How Do Settlement Agreements Work?

Posted on November 04, 2020

Feeling unsettled over an employment situation? Whether you’re an employer or employee, Jefferies Solicitors offer all the guidance you need to prepare for a smooth settlement agreement.

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Adopting a Stepchild

National Adoption Week: Adopting a Stepchild

Posted on October 08, 2020

Our Solicitors have considerable experience with cases of adopting a stepchild and can guide you through the process and potential pitfalls. Read our advice here.

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Adoption Process

National Adoption Week: The Adoption Process

Posted on October 08, 2020

If you’re considering adoption, read our advice on the process and how to choose the right Solicitor to help from our Family Law Solicitor, Anne-Marie Rainsford here.

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Surrogacy and the Law

National Adoption Week: Surrogacy and the Law

Posted on October 07, 2020

With National Adoption Week taking place, our Family Law team share their advice on surrogacy, as this is another option for those wanting to start a family who are unable to conceive a child themselves.

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