The role of solicitors in divorce: a note of caution

WRIGHT, K. M. (2007). The role of solicitors in divorce: a note of caution. Child and family law quarterly, 19 (4), 481-495.

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    Drawing on a research project in which 40 clients and their solicitors were followed throughout the divorce process, this article examines certain aspects of the role that is now performed by solicitors. Noting that solicitors appear to have modified and developed their practice, possibly as a result of the emergence and promotion of mediation, this article raises questions about how the most recent developments will meet the needs of the divorcing public.

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: Copyright © Jordan Publishing Limited
    Research Institute, Centre or Group: Law and Criminology Research Group
    Depositing User: Ann Betterton
    Date Deposited: 01 Aug 2008
    Last Modified: 21 Dec 2010 11:31

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