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  Hall Brown Retains Place Among UK’s Family Law Elite  

Published on 27 June, 2019 | James Brown

One of the the country’s most dynamic law firms has retained its place among the UK’s very best Family law specialists. Hall Brown Family Law is one of only two boutique firms based outside London and the only one from the North West to make a prestigious annual list of Britain’s leading family lawyers published […]

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  A Case of Separation: Wine Collections and Divorce  

Published on 18 June, 2019 | Andrew Newbury

Although Britons have drunk wine for centuries, it’s arguably only in the last few decades that its consumption has become truly popular across different age and demographic groups. Buoyed by the kind of range in supermarkets which would once only have been the preserve of specialist shops in years gone by, sales continue to climb. […]

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  Drinking Habits Spark Rise in Divorce Disputes Over Wine Collections  

Published on 17 June, 2019 | Andrew Newbury

Britons’ more refined drinking habits are being blamed for an increase in couples rowing about how to divide up their wine collections when they divorce. One of the country’s leading family law firms has reported that three per cent of divorces which it handles involve arguments about wine. Andrew Newbury, a partner with Hall Brown […]

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  Hall Brown Excellence On Point With Spear’s  

Published on 10 June, 2019 | James Brown

One of the country’s most dynamic family law firms has achieved the distinction of claiming more places on a global ranking of professional firms than any other practice outside London. Four partners at Hall Brown Family Law have been named among the UK’s leading private lawyers and accountants not in the capital by Spear’s, a […]

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  Couples, Control and Kids  

Published on 29 April, 2019 | Laura Guillon

Over the course of my career as a family lawyer, one of the things which I’ve become aware of is the difference between the perception of the kind of work which myself and my colleagues at Hall Brown Family Law deal with and the reality. For instance, many individuals whose only experience of divorce is […]

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  Hall Brown’s Investments in Staff and Community Key to Continued Success  

Published on 12 April, 2019 | Sam Hall

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One of the country’s fastest growing family law firms has announced that focusing on its responsibilities to clients, colleagues and the local community contributed to further remarkable growth over the course of the last year. Hall Brown Family Law has seen turnover up by almost 50 per cent during a 12-month period in which its […]

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  Government Recognises ‘No-Fault’ Divorce is a No-Brainer  

Published on 10 April, 2019 | Sam Hall

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Regular readers of this ‘blog will know that it highlights finely-detailed shifts in domestic relationships. Although we have tended to focus more on the effects of what happens in the home or workplace, it’s important not to lose sight of events outside of those environments but which potentially have consequences for both. Over the course […]

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  Two Become One…Later: Mid-Life Marriage and the Working Woman  

Published on 01 April, 2019 | Ellen Walker

Even if you weren’t a particular fan of the Spice Girls, it was hard to avoid the notion of ‘Girl Power’ during the late 1990s. Although it was nothing necessarily new to have women making a valid contribution in the workplace, media – with imagination fuelled, at least in part, by the exploits of Scary, […]

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  Women and Winning: Hall Brown Celebrates IWD and Another Brace of Award Wins  

Published on 08 March, 2019 | Sam Hall

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One of the country’s leading law firms has decided to celebrate International Women’s Day by throwing its weight behind a Mancunian landmark’s campaign to commemorate the mother and daughter who contributed to its success. Hall Brown Family Law, which has its headquarters in the city, has supported the decision to rename the well-known pub, Mr […]

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  Family Frictions and Family Business  

Published on 28 February, 2019 | James Brown

Whilst no couple starts out together expecting that their relationship will collapse, relationship breakdown is, sadly, a frequent feature of modern life. For instance, the most recent data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) shows that 42 per cent of all marriages end in divorce (https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/divorce/bulletins/divorcesinenglandandwales/2017). Of course, a significant number of other relationships […]

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