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Currently the UK is experiencing the worst viral pandemic in over 100 years. Normal life, by necessity has had to be placed on hold whilst, together, we battle this new threat to our prosperity and well being.

However, we at Lawyers4u are aware many of our clients have current ongoing legal proceedings and we wish to reassure and reconfirm our commitment to them.

Where legal proceedings are currently before the Courts we shall ensure that your interests are fully represented and that there will be no detrimental effect to your case because you are unable to attend scheduled hearings.

Further, new clients can continue to request our help in preparing new claims before the Court, be they as Claimant or Defendant.

Our professional legal teams are ready to help and we are in constant communication with the Courts so we are able to immediately advise our clients of any new developments.

At present the Courts are still allowing the filing of cases but, as to be expected, actual hearings are often conducted over the telephone.

However, in Civil Court Practice this is often the norm regardless. Civil Court hearings are primarily decided on the submitted statements of case and we at Lawyers4U pride ourselves on being amongst the forerunners in this drafting field.

So stay safe and be reassured that as an existing client we got you and if you have need of our services as a new client, we got you too.


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Children: Parental and Adult Responsibilities Explained

At birth, the law defines a the relationship between a child and its parents and no other adult. Normally, the Law plays no further part in the child's upbringing but in some cases events subsequent to their birth result in the need for additional principles. This section covers the relationship between children and adults, not necessarily their parents, and also the principles the courts use when required to intervene and in some cases redraw the relationship created at birth.

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  • “…my step daughter…who I have raised with her mother as my own since she was two, and I are very close…her mother and I are now separating…[my] daughter is now 12 years old… she has made it very clear she wants to come and live with me as she and her mother constantly fight… I realise I am not the natural father here…  but do I have any rights in this matter…”



  • “…I recently discovered contraceptives in my daughters school bag… she is 15 years old…when I questioned her about it she told me her school had given them to her as part of a sexual safety and  awareness…I am furious that they should do this without my consent…what is my legal position in regard to taking the school to court…”


  • “…I am 17 this summer and my parents have insisted I work in the family business during summer break…do I have to…”



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