Resolution’s 6,500 members are family lawyers and other professionals committed to the constructive resolution of family disputes. Our members follow a Code of Practice that promotes a non-confrontational approach to family problems. Our members encourage solutions that consider the needs of the whole family - and in particular the best interests of children.
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24 Mar 17
The Court of Appeal has today (24 March) dismissed Mrs Owens' appeal in the defended divorce case, effectively saying that she must remain marr...
22 Mar 17
Today (22 March), the Justice Select Committee published its report into the implications of Brexit for the justice system. Daniel Eames chairs the...
03 Mar 17
This week’s Economist calls for the introduction of no-fault divorce in England and Wales. In response to the article, Resolution chair Nige...
Our Code of Practice is the cornerstone of our work. It promotes an approach to family law that is sensitive, constructive, cost-effective and most likely to result in an agreement. Our Guides to Good Practice show how the Code should be applied in real situations.