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Vol 23 No 1 Jan/Feb 2018

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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
A Practical Guide to Family Proceedings 5th ed isbn 9781846612756

A Practical Guide to Family Proceedings 4th ed

ISBN13: 9781846611292
New Edition ISBN: 9781846612756
Previous Edition ISBN: 0853089787
Published: February 2009
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

Established as a straightforward, easy-to-follow handbook of procedure this book is equally useful as an aide-memoire for the hard-pressed specialist or as an introduction for the less experienced. The book enables the busy practitioners to avoid the most common pitfalls encountered when following procedure and preparing documents for presentation to the court, thereby avoiding unnecessary work and the possibility of incurring a wasted costs order, whilst contributing to speeding up the whole process. Previous editions of the book have been widely used in the Principal Registry of the Family Division, other district registries and county courts.

A Practical Guide to Family Proceedings offers step-by-step guidance on the effective conduct of all the most common types of family law application. This new edition has been thoroughly revised to take account of all important developments in practice and procedure, including a new chapter on civil partnership applications. It will prove an essential reference for the busy family lawyer.

  • Provides step-by-step guidance to ensure procedures are followed correctly
  • Takes into account all new developments including special guardianship, ancillary relief costs, the Pension
  • Protection Fund and the Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • Contains over 30 precedents and forms
  • Has a new chapter on civil partnership applications

Family Law
Part I;
Proceedings for: Divorce
Judicial Separation
Presumption of Death and Dissolution
Declaration of Marital Status
Declaration of Parentage
Legitimacy and Legitimation;
Part II
Financial Applications;
Part III
Part IV
Injunctions and Enforcement;
Part V
The Court Record;