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Expecting the unexpected

News 1st March 2019

Victoria Ellis and Maria Henty were guest speakers at the recent Hampshire YRES Conference on Thursday 28th February at the offices of Paris Smith in Southampton.

The talk entitled ‘Expecting the unexpected: What to do when when it doesn’t go to plan’ covered the following topics:

  • Decree Absolute – the unexpected way
  • Where is my disclosure? – FDA & FDR
  • What to do when your FDA turns into a Final Hearing
  • Faux Reps – What to do when you opponent is not what you expected!
  • Where is my opponent?
  • Capacity
  • Guardians in Private Children – Parents withdrawing applications: the implications

This was then followed by a Q&A session. For a copy of the slides which accompanied the talks, please click here.

Pump Court Chambers Family Team is committed to working alongside our partners such as Hampshire Young Resolution in order to share knowledge, resources and promote constructive approaches to family law issues. If you’re interested in arranging any training please don’t hesitate to contact our Senior Family Clerk, Sean Gentleman.

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