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Duncan Lewis:MainDuncan Lewis Family Solicitors Shortlisted for Jordan’s Family Law Awards 2015 (24 July 2015)

 

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.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:Family Family Law Director Emine Mehmet on the scrapping of the time limit for legal aid in domestic violence cases (10 July 2015)

 

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:MainDuncan Lewis Childcare Solicitor Ummar Farooq Ahmad Achieves Law Society Advanced Family Law Panel Membership (8 July 2015)

 

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.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:Islamic LawAina Khan’s “Register Our Marriage Roadshow” in London 10th June (30 April 2015)

 

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:MainDuncan Lewis Family & Childcare Specialist Tariq Ahmad achieves Law Society Children Panel Membership (27 February 2015)

 

Duncan Lewis Solicitors are pleased to announce the appointment of Childcare law specialist Tariq Ahmad to the Law Society Childrens Panel.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:Child CareDuncan Lewis’ Kirsty Richards is appointed Director of Family & Childcare and leads company’s new Barnet Office (6 February 2015)

 

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.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:MainDuncan Lewis appoints Frances Clare as Director of Family & Childcare (6 February 2015)

 

Leading Legal 500 national law firm Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Frances Clare as a Director of Family & Childcare.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:MainDuncan Lewis’ Kathy Walker is appointed Director of Family & Childcare for the company’s newly opened office in Croydon. (6 February 2015)

 

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.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:MainDuncan Lewis appoints Children Panel Member Michelle Bird as Director of Family & Childcare (6 February 2015)

 

Leading Legal 500 national law firm Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Michelle Bird as a Director of Family & Childcare.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:MainLegal 500 leading law firm Duncan Lewis appoints Misbah Ali as Director of Family & Childcare (6 February 2015)

 

National law firm Duncan Lewis is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Misbah Ali as a Director of Family & Childcare.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:MainDuncan Lewis appoints Sarah Jopling as Director of Family & Childcare (6 February 2015)

 

Duncan Lewis Solicitors is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Tooting based solicitor Sarah Jopling as a Director of Family & Childcare.

 

 

Duncan Lewis appoints six new Family & Childcare Directors (3 February 2015)

 

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:MainDuncan Lewis’ Birmingham based Family & Childcare Director Krina Parmar receives Chambers UK 2015 Leading Lawyer recommendation (3 November 2014)

 

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:MainLaw Society Childrens Panel Family Law Supervisor Kirsty Richards Joins Duncan Lewis Solicitors (16 October 2014)

 

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 retains its ranking by Legal 500 2014 as a leading law firm in London on Family & Childcare matters (8 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:FamilyDuncan Lewis Family Solicitor Simran Gupta Achieves Law Society Advanced Family Law Panel Membership (30 September 2014)

 

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:Child CareDuncan Lewis Childcare Director Vanket Appalakondiah Achieves Law Society Advanced Family Child Abduction Panel Status (15 September 2014)

 

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.

 

 

Duncan Lewis:Child CareFamily and Children Specialist Solicitor Sarah Jopling Joins Duncan Lewis Solicitors (14 May 2014)

 

Law Society Children and Family Panel member and Family Solicitor Sarah Joplin has joined Legal 500 recommended Duncan Lewis Family Solicitors.

 

 

Child Panel Family Consultant Solicitor Carol Gibson joins Duncan Lewis (13 May 2014)

 

Child Panel Member and Family Law Consultant Solicitor, Carol Gibson joins Legal 500 recommended Duncan Lewis Solicitors' Family Law Department.

 

 

Family Solicitors succeed in appeal against decision setting aside final matrimonial Order in financial remedy proceedings set aside in Nov 2013 (1 May 2014)

 

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.

 

 

Family Solicitors represent Mother in Jurisdictional and Declaration points in respect of Habitual Residence and return of a child (14 April 2014)

 

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.

 

 

High Court rules in favour of Respondent wife seeking to remain in England after wrongfully removing the children from the US. (10 April 2014)

 

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.

 

 

Duncan Lewis Family Solicitors successfully represent Mother in application made by Father in relation to the Jurisdiction of the applications (10 April 2014)

 

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.

 

 

Court of Appeal rules against wife seeking to set aside Financial Consent Order on basis of Material Non-disclosure (19 March 2014)

 

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.

 

 

Duncan Lewis and LawWorks Pro Bono Clinic begins with a successful launch (18 March 2014)

 

The Duncan Lewis Pro Bono legal clinic in association with LawWorks began with a successful start on Monday 10th March 2014.

 

 

Duncan Lewis Solicitors continue outstanding pro bono and community work with fortnightly legal advice surgery at TCWP (6 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 kickstart Muslim Marriage Project (14 January 2014)

 

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.