Monthly Archives: January 2018

Bethan Foster – Associate Solicitor

rhw Solicitors are delighted to announce that Bethan Foster has been made an Associate Solicitor. Bethan has been with rhw since August 2016 and in that time has proven herself to be a formidable and highly effective member of the Family Law Team. At rhw we always seek to recognise and reward excellence. We look forward […]

Reputation & Service are King

Legal service providers live or die on the quality of what they deliver. According to the latest Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) research involving over 4,000 members of the public, nearly three-quarters chose a conveyancer on the basis of a recommendation from an acquaintance. Those surveyed cited a firms’ reputation (42%) ahead of cost (32%) as […]

Quickie Divorce – Is it true? A reality check.

Jamie and Louise Redknapp apparently ended their 19 year marriage in 25 seconds in a “quickie divorce”. Gary Lineker says he divorced quickly and easily online and then took a swipe at the legal profession who are apparently, the root of all evil (yeah, right!). If you read the papers you can apparently end your marriage […]

Legal Services Payment Orders (LSPOs)

The introduction of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 [‘LASPO’] on 1st April 2013, effectively blocked access to legal aid for most Family Law cases outside where domestic violence or child abuse issues are involved. Legal Services Payment Orders were introduced as an attempt to address the problem that LASPO caused […]

New Year – New Resolutions

We have all been there. We start the year with good intentions, no more drinking, smoking or eating kebabs. We will be definitely joining the gym and reading those books by the bedside… then by mid-February it all starts to slip. It is human nature to a certain extent. We like our habits and find […]