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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).

Tony Roe is a solicitor and family law arbitrator at Tony Roe Solicitors, Berkshire 
Marc Lopatin is a trained mediator and the founder of LawyerSupportedMediation.com
Melanie Barnes is a consultant solicitor, mediator and Family Matters guide at Turpin & Miller LLP
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25 Nov 2015

Resolution has launched new advice for dealing with divorce and domestic abuse to mark White Ribbon Day, with a guide for divorcing and separating parents in...

17 Apr 2015

Jo Edwards, chair of family justice organisation Resolution, criticized the Legal Aid Agency’s (LAA) controversial £35 million Client Cost and Management System (CCMS) as...

24 Feb 2015

Minister of State (Department for Work and Pensions) Steve Webb, had a few things to say about pensions recently. Some of them were aimed at divorce lawyers. The minister...

9 Dec 2013

So the results are in. Far from triggering a boom in family mediation, the first six months of life after LASPO have seen publicly funded family mediation massively...

30 Sep 2013

Resolution's Dispute Resolution Conference took place at the end of last week in Nottingham.  This annual conference, focusing on dispute resolution, is 10 years old this...

12 Aug 2013

There is no doubt that these are testing times for family lawyers. From April 2013 access to legal advice in family cases was drastically limited. Many firms undertaking...

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