Family Values: Simon Blain writes for the STEP Journal
Family Partner, Simon Blain’s article entitled ‘Family Values’ was published in the STEP Journal.
In his article, Simon considers whether there is a growing trend towards private dispute resolution in family law cases in England and Wales.
Simon highlights, that while the court cannot be excluded entirely, the process of achieving a settlement in private disputes need not involve the court. He explains that the trend in recent years has been towards the development of a parallel, privatised, family justice system, most notably through the forms of arbitration and private FDR.
The full article can be read here.
Simon Blain, ‘Family Values’, STEP Journal Plus, August 2020.