News/Blogs  

  Playing House: Divorce, The Property Market and The Marital Home  

Published on 04 December, 2018 | Sam Hall

Sam Hall - Hall Brown Family Law

It is an unfortunate fact of modern life that a significant number of marriages do not last. According to figures published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS), there were 101,669 divorces in 2017 (https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/divorce/bulletins/divorcesinenglandandwales/2017). The same tranche of data revealed that 42 per cent of all marriages are brought to a legal end with […]

Read more

  Hall Brown Doubles Office Size in Latest Growth Phase  

Published on 19 November, 2018 | James Brown

One of the country’s most dynamic law firms has announced that a growth in business has led to it doubling the size of its offices. Two years after opening its doors for the first time, Hall Brown Family Law has announced that it has taken over an entire floor of one of Manchester’s most prestigious […]

Read more

  Hall Brown Founder Scoops Wealth Award  

Published on | Sam Hall

One of the country’s most dynamic family law firms has continued its rich vein of form with yet another award. Sam Hall, Hall Brown Family Law’s Senior Partner, has been named Entrepreneurship Individual of the Year in the Future Leaders awards. The awards, which are organised by leading media specialist City Wealth, aim to recognise […]

Read more

  Treble Top: Hall Brown Admin Team Scoops Clutch of PA Awards  

Published on 04 November, 2018 | Sam Hall

Administrative staff at a dynamic UK law firm which has won a string of awards for legal excellence have helped themselves to a trio of prestigious prizes of their own. Employees at Hall Brown Family Law followed up a brace of honours at the North West PA Awards by claiming the top title at the […]

Read more

  Double Recognition Confirms Hall Brown Among Nation’s Best Law Firms  

Published on 30 October, 2018 | James Brown

One of the country’s most dynamic family law firms has seen its place among Britain’s legal elite confirmed by a brace of prestigious rankings. In the space of 24 hours, Hall Brown Family Law was included among a handful of Tier One family law firms in the North West by Legal 500 and then named […]

Read more

  Children, Challenge and Growth  

Published on 16 October, 2018 | Katie Dillon

Twelve months is a long time in family law. In September 2017, I chose to join Hall Brown in order to lead its newly-established children’s team and have since been delighted in how its grown and how the service which it provides has improved. The division had been formed in response to a rise in […]

Read more

  The Deterrent Effect of Divorce  

Published on 27 September, 2018 | Ellen Walker

At first glance, it might seem strange to find a family lawyer prepared to concede that divorce has something of a deterrent effect. However, years of being immersed in the fine details of couples’ marital difficulties has made it abundantly clear to me that there are men and women who prefer to remain in relationships […]

Read more

  Clutch of Nominations Put Hall Brown Support Staff in Limelight  

Published on 26 September, 2018 | Sam Hall

Administrative staff who have played a key role in the success of one of the UK’s most dynamic law firms have found themselves in the running for glory. Employees at Hall Brown Family Law have been nominated in a total of five categories at two of the most prestigious awards ceremonies for the North West’s […]

Read more

  Miniature Disasters: Pop Stars and Pre-Nups  

Published on 25 September, 2018 | Sam Hall

Sam Hall - Hall Brown Family Law

At a time when the nature of Britain’s commercial relations with its trading partners across the globe is under intense scrutiny, one industry is unlikely to be derailed by whether politicians in Brussels and London end up with a ‘hard’ or rather more constructive Brexit. The UK’s music industry might have been subject to the […]

Read more

  ‘No-Fault’ Divorce Reform: Confrontation and Consideration  

Published on 18 September, 2018 | James Brown

Given that the nature of Britain’s home life has changed so dramatically over the course of the last few decades alone, it may surprise some to learn just how inflexible the country’s divorce laws have been by comparison. Over the course of more than 160 years since a law was passed which transferred responsibility for […]

Read more