Parents of transgender children fear their ex-partners will sue them for custody of their children after the high court ruled that a seven year….

Please note our opening hours over the Christmas period….

The role of the Children’s Guardian is to safeguard and promote the welfare of children involved in family court proceedings…

Legal aid was first enshrined in British law in statute namely the Legal Aid and Advice Act 1949. The primary objective was to provide…

We’re delighted that our Peggy Ray and Trudi Featherstone have both been listed as Powerwomen in the CityWealth 2016 leader lists…

Thomas Brownrigg and Jemma O’Neill , lawyers in Goodman Ray’s Family and Matrimonial team travelled to Parliament today…

Jemma O’Neill, a family lawyer from Goodman Ray Solicitors, travelled to Parliament today to meet with MP Alan Johnson…

Cryo-preservation is now a long-standing medical method and is used, for example, to freeze embryos…

The average duration of care proceedings in England and Wales has dropped from 56 weeks…

Office Administrator opportunity at our busy central London law firm operating in all aspects of family law…

Family mediation is the preferred method to resolve and prevent family disputes…

In the Matter of X (A Child) (No 3). We acted for the birth mother in this case…

Shockingly, an estimated 1.2 million women and 800,000 men were victims of domestic abuse in the year 2010-11…

The Ministry of Justice has released the quarterly Family Court statistics for the period of April to June 2016…

Goodman Ray, are delighted to again be ranked as one of the top children and family law firms in the country…

According to the Matrimonial Causes Act, the reasons for a divorce are generally irrelevant to the Court and will…

With more than half of relationships breaking down, the Courts are witnessing a rise in the number of divorces…

On 29th December 2015 a new act came into force – the Serious Crime Act 2015 (SCA 2015). Section 76 of SCA 2015…

As of 1st July 2015, there is a duty on local authorities and schools to have “due regard to the need to…

Goodman Ray are delighted that the firm continues to be ranked in the Legal 500…

Goodman Ray have been shortlisted as Family Law Firm of the Year (London) for the…

Gwen Williams, managing partner of GR says, I was chair of Solace Women’s Aid for…

We consider the situation following Helen’s dramatic acquittal (broadcast 11 September 2016) The big verdict…

“…the simplest of questions…one might have thought that the answer would be as clear-cut and…

Following the breakdown of a relationship where children under the age of 16 are involved…

Goodman Ray acts for children in a number of different situations. Our clients include children…

A ground-breaking high court decision will lead to a change in current legislation that prevents…

The result of the recent EU referendum has caused a great deal of uncertainty and…

1-3 year PQE divorce / matrimonial / private law children solicitor required to work in…

I recently ended up in the Court of Appeal representing a teenage client directly having…

The UK Courts are known for granting large settlement pay-outs in divorce cases. So it…

In June 2016, the Family Justice Council released guidance on how ‘financial needs’ are considered…

For many, the outcome of the EU referendum on the 23rd June was a surprising…

One of the biggest problems facing divorcing couples is the impact of their separation on…

The struggle for opposite-sex couples to be able to enter into civil partnerships is one…

On the 16th May, Goodman Ray Solicitors, led by Peggy Ray and Gwen Williams new…

On 16th May We are walking 10k with the Lord Chief Justice and thousands of…

Gwen Williams is to take on the role of managing partner of Goodman Ray from…

Stalking has been in the news recently due to Lily Allen’s seven-year long ordeal and…

The United Kingdom Supreme Court today handed down judgment in In the matter of N…

Jemma Dally represented the child in this important judgment dealing with parentage when treatment is…

To any parent the thought that they could be stripped of their parenthood is simply…

Peggy Ray and Janet Broadley represented Rocco Ritchie in the recent proceedings involving him being…

Jemma Dally represented the applicant parent in the case of In the Matter of the…

Jemma Dally represented the respondent birth mother In the matter of B (A child) [2016]…

It has been reported that the Ministry of Justice has admitted that there is an…

Chambers & Partners 2016 ranks Goodman Ray as being experts in cross-border disputes and care…

Trudi Featherstone comments on the Supreme Court’s decisions in Sharland and Gohil Yesterday the Supreme…

Jemma Dally is Times Lawyer of the Week – read the article here.