Family Law

Practice Area

Our family law titles provide market-leading advice on all aspects of family law. Our portfolio includes the leading looseleafs Hershman and McFarlane: Children Law and Practice and Duckworth’s Matrimonial Property and Finance; the Family Court Reports; established books such as A Practical Guide to Family Proceedings: Blomfield and Brooks and Barlow’s Cohabitants and the Law and a number of brand new titles.

In addition, all our family law titles are available as part of our Family Law online service which includes the monthly Bloomsbury Family Law Briefing which rounds up all the latest news and cases.

Recently Published and Soon to Publish Titles

Child Migration: International Family and Immigration Laws is an essential guide to this specialised and complex area of family law. This is a practical text combining cross-disciplinary and jurisdictional issues of the interaction between the immigrant and family law in relation to the movement of children.

Are you involved in promoting transparency whilst protecting the privacy of vulnerable clients? Our new title, Transparency in the Family Courts, clarifies what transparency means in practice for professionals and families involved in this field. An essential read for family law practitioners working in private practice, local authorities and other public bodies, alongside media lawyers, journalists and social workers.

Child Protection and the Family Court: What You Need to Know is an established, invaluable guide to the complex area of public child law with a focus on providing a clear and practical explanation of the law and procedure with an examination of the key cases and an emphasis on fact-based examples.

Our family law portfolio provides advice and guidance to support the study and practice of others. Be sure to browse our most recent and soon to publish titles available below…

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Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery: Law and Practice

Human Trafficking and Modern Slavery Law and Practice is a concise, practical, guide to modern slavery and human trafficking law... Read more

A Practical Guide to Family Proceedings: Blomfield and Brooks

The smallest mistake in a FPR application could result in issues for your client. End wasted court orders by following... Read more

Barlow’s Cohabitants and the Law

“While most recommended books on cohabitation law centre on property claims, this is one of the best general guides around... Read more

A Practitioner’s Guide to the Court of Protection

A Practitioner’s Guide to the Court of Protection is a user-friendly handbook providing practical and detailed coverage of this increasingly... Read more

Transparency in the Family Courts: Publicity and Privacy in Practice

Are you concerned about promoting transparency whilst protecting the privacy of vulnerable clients? With a foreword by Sir Andrew McFarlane,... Read more

Public Children Law: Contemporary Issues

Public children law is at the sharp end of our legal system, where some of the most difficult social and... Read more

Child Migration: International Family and Immigration Laws

The Office of the Head of International Family Justice for England & Wales (created in 2005) has advised on ‘The... Read more

Vulnerable Witnesses within Family and Criminal Proceedings

Vulnerable Witnesses within Family and Criminal Proceedings: Protections, Safeguards and Sanctions addresses both the legal consideration with respect to vulnerable... Read more

Privilege, Privacy and Confidentiality in Family Proceedings

The focus of Privilege, Privacy and Confidentiality in Family Proceedings is the key issues and principles of privilege, privacy and... Read more

Child Protection and the Family Court: What you Need to Know

Child Care and Adoption Law: A Practical Guide an established, invaluable, guide to the complex area of public child law... Read more

Family Mediation: Contemporary Theoretical and Practice Issues

The modern emergence of mediation in the West in the 1980s represents a profound transformation of civil disputing practice, particularly... Read more

1KBW on Trusts in Matrimonial Finance Proceedings

1 KBW on Matrimonial Finance Disputes Involving Trusts seeks to provide practitioners with practical guidance on matrimonial finance disputes involving... Read more

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