The Chairs of the FLBA and Bar Council wrote on 16 July 2015 to Shailesh Vara MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Justice, raising concerns about the quality of family advocacy in public law children cases. Read the letter here.
Mr Justice Ryder has published his fourth update on the progress of the Family Justice Modernisation Programme : here. It details the plans for data gathering, the institution of a new court of record “The Family Court” and plans for a range of good practice “Pathways” to be developed. Further consideration will be given to(…)