The International Family Law Practice

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Edition: 6th, August 2021

Author: David Hodson OBE with a team of specialist contributors

This major practitioner reference work provides comprehensive coverage of the international elements of English law, and also includes all relevant source material.
  • Fully updated throughout, including the implications of the UK's final departure from the EU.

  • Provides timely, practical and expert advice on Brexit and related international matters, at a time of unrivalled uncertainty

  • Provides an unparalleled width of specialist coverage, with chapters dealing with key topics such as recognition of foreign marriages and divorce, same-sex and cohabitation relationships, financial provision after an overseas divorce, marital agreements, child abduction, child relocation, surrogacy, international adoption, enforcement and registration of orders, stays in the UK, Europe and worldwide, pensions, trusts, Islamic Law, immigration issues and forced marriage.

  • Useful practical chapters dealing with service, affidavits and statements of truth, evidence, cross border alternative dispute resolution, international judicial collaboration and legal aid.

  • Indispensable appendices which not only contain the disparate relevant domestic and international legislation but also various Protocols and international Declarations.

  • Contributors

    Timothy Scott QC  Special contributors
    David Hodson OBE  Author
     Aidan Vine Special contributors
     Ann Thomas Special contributors
     Anna Simmonds Special contributors
     David Salter Special contributors
     Edward Bennett Special contributors
     Helen Blackburn Special contributors
     Katherine Landells Special contributors
     Louisa Ghevaert Special contributors
     Louise McCallum Special contributors
     Nadine Finch Special contributors
     Nazia Rashid Special contributors