Entries by Magdalen Chambers

** Save The Date ** Financial Remedies Seminar – Tuesday 5th November 2019 – Exeter

Members of our Family Finance Team are delighted to announce we will be running an informative and interactive full day seminar on Financial Remedies. Topics will include:- Pensions on Divorce Matrimonial and Non-matrimonial Property When things go wrong Case Law Update With guest speaker Dale Simpson of Thomas Westcott who will talk about Capital Gains […]

We are Recruiting!!

With our recent celebrations of Part-Time Judicial appointments we are recruiting!! We offer a progressive attitude, friendly and efficient clerking team. We promote a positive work life balance in the beautiful South West and promote wellbeing which is recognised by being awarded a Wellbeing Certificate of Recognition by the Bar Council. Chambers is particularly keen […]

Recent Amendments to Practice Direction 28A and the Costs Consequences of Open Offers to Settle in Financial Remedy Proceedings.

Recent amendments to Family Procedure Rules 2010 Practice Direction 28A (PD28A) have helped clarify the Court’s approach to costs in financial remedy proceedings where one party has failed to engage reasonably in negotiations. The relevant parts of Rule 28.3 have not changed, it is still the case that: • The general rule in financial remedy […]

Chambers Annual Summer Party

Members and Clerks were very glad to welcome guests to enjoy an evening of Fizz and fun at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum to celebrate the summer together with this years achievements, the judicial appointments but mostly to thank Christopher Naish for his exceptional leadership as he steps down as Head of Chambers. A good […]