Cohabitation: Law, Practice and Precedents


7th Edition - June 2017

The numbers of unmarried cohabiting couples continue to increase, with the result that the law and practice relating to this area continues to grow in significance for family and private client lawyers. This new edition of Cohabitation: Law Practice and Precedents has been extensively revised to take account of all procedural developments, as well as analysis of significant case-law.

Whether preparing a cohabitation contract or pre-nuptial agreement, drafting wills for cohabiting couples, advising on rights on the breakdown of a relationship or the death of a partner, or applying for a personal protection order or a parental responsibility agreement, practitioners will find authoritative analysis of the applicable law and expert guidance on procedural issues.

Cohabitation: Law, Practice and Precedents provides commentary, checklists, procedural guides and precedents in a single volume making it an invaluable aid to all practitioners advising unmarried couples.


 Angharad Palin LLB (Hons), TEP, NP Author
 Ashley Murray Author
 David Salter Joint National Head of Family Law, Mills & Reeve LLP, Deputy High Court Judge and Recorder Author
District Judge Helen Wood MA Author
 John Eames Author
 Mark Harrop MA Author