Why choose a career in family law? (Today’s Family Lawyer)

12 June 2023

When training to be a lawyer, it's important to choose an area of law to practice in. Most people choose their area because they already work in the specific team or have a vested interest. 

Legal Executive, Lisa Payne has written an article for Today's Family Lawyer about why to choose a career in family law. 

Family law offers a wide variety as each case is different and many other areas of law come into play. Family lawyers encourage peaceful settlements but are prepared to go to court if necessary.

Lisa comments: "I may cover how property is owned, and whether the beneficial ownership needs to be reviewed urgently, corporate and commercial, if my clients have businesses or are involved in such, and wills, tax and probate, to ensure their assets will be dealt with how they wish on divorce and to protect them during."

Read the full article here

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