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Frances Hughes has been shortlisted in the Power Women awards 2016, for 'Woman of the year: Leadership (Professional Services)'. Please find a full list of those that have been shortlisted here. Citywealth's Power Women Awards 2016 is an opportunity to recognise successful business professionals, organisations and programmes within private wealth...

If prejudice is dead, does LGBT advice have a place? Felicity Hannah | Independent on Sunday Insurers are no longer making sexuality a big issue with their clients, says Felicity Hannah, but a tailored service does provide reassurance There's no such thing as a gay mortgage or lesbian...

Top judges to rule on whether divorce can be a ‘cheats’ charter’ Frances Gibb | The Times A test case in the Supreme Court may mean that ex-wives have the last laugh Two ex-wives who say they were deceived by husbands into accepting “unfair” divorce payouts went to...

Alex Carruthers interviewed on Sky News re Rebecca Minnock and missing son Ethan “It is safe to say it is unusual, it is only in cases like this where there is an issue that overrides the general presumption of what go on between two parents in...

Women challenge 'unfair' divorce settlements BBC News Two women who say they were "duped" into accepting "unfair" divorce settlements are appealing to have them overturned in the Supreme Court. Alison Sharland and Varsha Gohil both argue their ex-husbands misled judges about how much they were worth. If the court...

We are delighted to say that Frances Hughes and Mark Harper are in the Top Ten of Spear's 500 Best Divorce Lawyers. In addition to this, Pauline Fowler, Alex Carruthers and Renato Labi are listed in the top recommended individuals. For further information and their full profiles please see...

Sharland divorce case reopens grounds for financial settlements Jane Croft | Financial Times An IT entrepreneur who built one of the UK’s top software companies is being taken to court by his estranged wife who claims he misled her about his business plans when negotiating her divorce...

Dale Vince divorce payout ruling - the key questions Channel 4 News A former New Age traveller has won the right to fight for £2m from her millionaire former husband, 20 years after they divorced - so does this re-write the law on marriage and coupledom? What's changed? Kathleen...