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Geraldine is Head of LexisPSL Family. She was admitted as a solicitor in 1992 and was in practice for 15 years, most recently as a partner and head of the family team at Hart Brown, a large Surrey firm.

Geraldine writes for Butterworths Family Law Service and is a past editor of the Resolution Review. She has been published in the New Law Journal, the Law Society Gazette and the District Judges’ Bulletin as well as in the national press including the Times and the Telegraph.

When in practice she was a member of the Law Society Family and Children Panels, and an accredited Resolution Specialist with a focus on advanced financial provision and pensions. A past Resolution regional secretary and press officer, Geraldine also contributed chapters to the Resolution publications, International Aspects of Family Law (3rd Edition 2009) and The Modern Family (2012).

Kirstie is a member of the LexisPSL family team and a solicitor specialising in all aspects of family law with particular emphasis on financial settlements, pre-nuptial agreements, private law children matters and financial disputes between cohabitants. Kirstie trained at Manches qualifying into their family department in 2003 where she worked for a number of years, particularly on financial settlement proceedings for high net worth clients. In 2006 she joined the family team at Charles Russell and progressed to become a senior associate in the department. Kirstie is a former member of the Young Resolution London Region Committee. She is also a regular contributor to Family Law Journal on wide-ranging areas of family law.

Claire is a member of the LexisPSL Family team and has almost twenty years of experience as a family solicitor. She specialises in all aspects of private family work, including resolving issues relating to property, money, and children arising on relationship breakdown between married and unmarried couples.

Claire worked as a family solicitor at Hart Brown solicitors in Surrey. She was an accredited specialist with Resolution with particular expertise in the areas of advanced financial provision and pensions. She was also on the Law Society Family Law Panel.

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14 Jun 2016

Guest bloggers Lisa Fabian Lustigman and Jemma Thomas of Withers LLP consider potential ways forward to address parental alienation, and the views expressed by...

21 Apr 2016

Family analysis: When should care proceedings be transferred to a ‘better placed’ court in another Member State? William Tyler QC, of 36 Bedford Row and Park Square...

13 Apr 2016

The Supreme Court has handed down its judgment regarding the appeal of the children's guardian in In the matter of N (Children) [2016] UKSC 15 on the issue of...

22 Feb 2016

As Butterworths Family Law Service publishes its 200th issue, founding editor Martin Parry reflects on the development of the service, changes to family law since its...

6 Aug 2015

Family analysis: The Family Procedure Rules Committee (FPRC) has made recommendations arising from the final report of the Vulnerable Witnesses & Children Working...

7 May 2015

The General Election of 2015 looks like being the tightest race in a generation and a coalition of some form is the most likely outcome after 7 May 2015. The growth in...

17 Mar 2015

The final report of the Vulnerable Witnesses and Children Working Group (VWCWG) has been published and may be accessed here together with its annexes. Key recommendations...

4 Feb 2015

What impact will the decision in the first case relating to female genital mutilation (FGM) have on future cases? Felicity Gerry QC, a human rights barrister at 36...

16 Oct 2014

The September and October issues of Butterworths Family and Child Law Bulletin are available as a free download. Providing a timely monthly summary and analysis of key...

2 Sep 2014

At a time when at least three areas of family law are subject to consultation by the Judiciary and Tribunals Office, it is perhaps worth reflecting on what the law is in...

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