Legal 500 “top -tier” firm Duncan Lewis Family Solicitors have been shortlisted for the Family Law Firm of the Year award in the 2015 edition of the prestigious Jordan’s Family Law Awards.
On 1st April 2013 the criteria for individuals to obtain family legal aid was changed significantly by the introduction of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act (LASPO).
Duncan Lewis Solicitors are extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Childcare Law Solicitor Ummar farooq Ahmed to the Law Society Advanced Family Law Panel.
Aina Khan’s “Register Our Marriage Roadshow” will be taking place at the Barristers Chambers at 36 Bedford Row in London on Wednesday 10th June 2015.
Duncan Lewis Solicitors are pleased to announce the appointment of Childcare law specialist Tariq Ahmad to the Law Society Childrens Panel.
Kirsty Richards, practising from the company’s Barnet office, specialises in representing parents and children in children care proceedings, including sexual abuse cases and non-accidental injury. She is a member of the Law Society Children Panel and recognised by the Law Society as a specialist Child Care lawyer.
Leading Legal 500 national law firm Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Frances Clare as a Director of Family & Childcare.
Leading Legal 500 national law firm Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of solicitor Kathy Walker as a Director of Family & Childcare for the company’s Croydon office.
Leading Legal 500 national law firm Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Michelle Bird as a Director of Family & Childcare.
National law firm Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Misbah Ali as a Director of Family & Childcare.
Duncan Lewis Solicitors is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Tooting based solicitor Sarah Jopling as a Director of Family & Childcare.
Duncan Lewis are pleased to announce the recent appointments of seven London based law society children panel members and childcare specialists to its Board of Directors.
Duncan Lewis Solicitors is pleased to announce that Director Krina Parmar has been recognised by Chambers UK 2015 as a Leading Up and Coming Individual for her Family and Childcare work in Birmingham and the surrounding areas.
Duncan Lewis Solicitors are pleased to announce that Law Society Childrens Panel Family Supervisor Kirsty Richards has joined the firm. Kirsty has joined Duncan Lewis as a Supervisor in the Family & Childcare team and will be heading the firm’s new Barnet branch from the 15th October 2014.
Duncan Lewis have been ranked as a leading law firm in London by the Legal 500 2014 in the practice areas of Family & Childcare with Aina Khan receiving individual lawyer recognition.
Duncan Lewis Solicitors are extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Family Law Solicitor Simran Gupta to the Law Society Advanced Family Law Panel.
Duncan Lewis Solicitors are pleased to announce that Family and Childcare Law Director Vanket Appalakondiah has achieved Law Society Advanced Family Child Abduction Panel status.
Law Society Children and Family Panel member and Family Solicitor Sarah Joplin has joined Legal 500 recommended Duncan Lewis Family Solicitors.
Child Panel Member and Family Law Consultant Solicitor, Carol Gibson joins Legal 500 recommended Duncan Lewis Solicitors' Family Law Department.
Duncan Lewis Family Solicitors have succeeded in an appeal against a decision setting aside final matrimonial Order in financial remedy proceedings, originally set aside in 4th Nov 2013 due the Judge not having jurisdiction to make the Final Order.
Legal 500 recommended Family Solicitors Duncan Lewis represented Mother in Habitual Residence/Jurisdiction and return proceedings and in her application to set aside High Court Orders that declared Child was habitually resident in the UK at the time of Applicant’s Father’s original application for the return of the UK to the child.
Mrs Savita Sharma, Family Solicitor and Director at Legal 500 recommended law firm Duncan Lewis’ represented the Respondent Mother in proceedings pursuant to Hague Convention and Child Abduction and Custody Act 1985.
Legal 500 recommended Family Law Firm Duncan Lewis Family Solicitors successfully represented Respondent Mother in application made by Father in relation to the Jurisdiction of the applications relating to the children’s welfare proceedings and Habitual Residence.
Duncan Lewis Family Solicitors have succeeded in an appeal against a decision setting aside the original Consent Order in financial remedy proceedings, originally set aside in September 2012 on the basis of the existence of fresh evidence and material non-disclosure.
The Duncan Lewis Pro Bono legal clinic in association with LawWorks began with a successful start on Monday 10th March 2014.
At Duncan Lewis, we continue our commitment to pro bono and community work with requested fortnightly legal advice surgery at TCWP.
Aina Khan and Baroness Warsi kick started the Muslim Marriages Project on the 9th January 2014. The project is aimed at tackling the many legal and societal issues caused by unregistered Muslim marriages; for example, when the Nikah ceremony is not registered under English civil law.