#ModernFamilies


The needs of modern families today are complex. Family structures have changed dramatically over the last few decades and the law is failing to keep pace. Our family law experts share advice and resources to help you navigate the law, protect your family, and what to do if things go wrong.

Cohabiting couples - know your rights


Cohabitation rights for unmarried couples


Many people ask for a cohabitation definition but in legal terms, it doesn’t actually even exist. We believe this needs to change. In support of Resolution's Cohabitation Week 2017, we looked at the myths around cohabitation and what you can do to protect yourself.

Read more

Top 10 tips when thinking about getting a cohabitation agreement


Putting in place a cohabitation agreement (or living together agreement) may seem a bit daunting. Here are our top 10 tips on what you need to know about cohabitation agreements and how to get started.

Read more

Cohabitating couples - get informed and protect your future


With more couples deciding not to marry or enter in to a civil partnership, your future security may be at risk if your relationship breaks down. Michael Gouriet and Joanna Lazarus share some insight to help you put the right plans in place.

UK divorce - state of the nation

Many couples in the UK are reconsidering their wedding vows, as new statistics reveal that 9% of married couples are currently seriously thinking of a separation.

What is driving this? We analysed the top reasons for divorce in the UK, as well as looking more closely into the locations where people are more likely to be considering a divorce, and why.

View the stats…

Would you like to hear more from us?

If you would like to be sent updates and news affecting individuals and families – by email or through the post – please let us know here

Meet the team