The Review

Resolution’s acclaimed member's magazine, The Review, brings you coverage of family law change and practice, as well as a round-up of member news and an editorial from Resolution’s chair every two months. Written by members and experts in the field, this is a must-read for every family law practitioner. Members receive their copy in the post six times a year.

Contribute or suggest topics

If you would like to find out more about The Review or contribute to a future issue please get in touch with the editor at Similarly, if you have suggestions for topics you think should be addressed in The Review, we would like to hear from you. Please email the editor.

Submission deadlines for 2017 issues


Copy deadline          

186 Jan/Feb

19 December

187 Mar/Apr

24 February

188 May/Jun

18 April

189 Jul/Aug

27 June

190 Sep/Oct

29 August

191 Nov/Dec

30 October












Selected articles from recent issues

  • Inter-country adoption: an overview

    Date: 16 Nov 16

    In this notoriously tricky area of international law, the factual matrix and the ever-evolving rules need careful scrutiny

  • The crucial rules of contact

    Date: 16 Nov 16

    Practice Direction 12J governs the interaction of domestic violence issues and child arrangement orders, but evidence suggests its clear guidelines...

  • Fixed fees and the future of family law

    Date: 15 Nov 16

    A new report seeks to empower consumers by forcing through fixed fees. But is it only part of a far wider reorganisation of law that is coming roun...