The Divorce, Dissolution & Separation Bill Receives Royal Assent

The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill received Royal Assent on 25th June 2020, and so it is now officially an … Read More

Effective Co-parenting Through Lockdown & Beyond

Family Lives is a brilliant charity which supports parents in dealing with the changes that are a constant part of family … Read More

Parents Guide to Remote Hearings

For all couples facing a remote hearing, this is an excellent guide created for parents to help them navigate the … Read More

A Sobering Reminder Of The Need To Keep Divorce Costs Under Control

Are your divorce legal fees getting out of control? We can help! This case is a horrible reminder of the … Read More

Courts and Tribunals Judiciary – The Road Ahead

The President of the Family Division has published The Road Ahead, emphasising that Covid restrictions will be in place in … Read More

No Fault Divorce Bill: 2nd Reading – Briefing from Resolution

The No Fault Divorce Bill has its second reading in the House of Commons today. This is a vital first … Read More

Cafcass Release Updated Covid Guidance

Cafcass has released updated Covid guidance as to the circumstances in which their professionals will be attending Family Courts in … Read More

Video Blog: Helping You Minimise The Cost Of Divorce

In his latest video blog, our co-founder Harry Gates discusses how The Divorce Surgery can help you minimise the cost … Read More

Cafcass Positive co-Parenting Programme extended

Cafcass has launched its Positive co-Parenting Programme (CPPP) after a successful two-year pilot. CPPP is a 12-week programme for families … Read More

Coronavirus: Separated Families & Contact with Children in Care FAQs (UK)

This House of Commons Library briefing provides information in response to some key questions regarding the impact of the coronavirus … Read More

Video Blog: Should Children Be Moving Between Their Parents’ Homes During the Coronavirus?

In her latest video blog, our co-founder Samantha Woodham discusses her recent interview on the BBC News. Highlighting the impact … Read More

Employers Watch: Supporting Employees During Divorce

We recently published a blog post on ‘How Employers Can Help Employees Going Through Divorce’, in which we reported some … Read More

The Divorce Surgery Published in Red Magazine On Separation During Coronavirus Lockdown

A great article by our Co-Founder Samantha Woodham published in Red Magazine UK… As Sam says, “there are so many … Read More

New Guidance On Remote Hearings

Hot off the press – new guidance from the Family Courts on remote hearings. … Read More

My Family Court Hearing Has Been Adjourned Due To The Coronavirus – What Can I Do?

The Coronavirus is impacting every aspect of our daily lives, in ways which would have been inconceivable just a few … Read More

Covid-19 Update (17th March 2020)

During these unprecedented times, the health and wellbeing of our clients, barristers, staff and society at large is our absolute … Read More

The Divorce Surgery Wins Lexis Nexis Award 2020

We are so pleased to have won the Award for Legal Services Innovation at last week’s Lexis Nexis Legal Awards … Read More

Why De-stigmatising Divorce Is Vital for Our Health – Thrive Global

Our co-founder Samantha Woodham has been published in Thrive Global US on the urgent need to de-stigmatise divorce given the … Read More

Justice Week 2020

Justice, and access to justice, is vital for us all. And at The Divorce Surgery we are proud to support … Read More

One Couple One Lawyer On The Hug Directory

Couples who come to The Divorce Surgery have a completely unique experience to those who go to separate solicitors… We … Read More

Private Law In Crisis?

Earlier this week Sir James Munby gave a speech on the current state of the Family Courts. It is a … Read More

Family Law Awards 2019 Winners

Our founders Samantha and Harry attended the Family Law Awards last night and were delighted to take home the award … Read More

Endorsement for The Divorce Surgery by Sir James Munby

The former President of the Family Division, Sir James Munby’s, endorsement of our service in the most recent edition of … Read More

The Divorce Surgery Recognized in the Tatler HNW Address Book

It has arrived! The inaugural Tatler HNW Address book for Family Law and both of our co-founders are featured. ‘HNW … Read More

The Divorce Surgery Co-Founders recognised again in Legal 500 rankings

Samantha and Harry, alongside many of the barristers who advise couples in our process, have been once again recognised in … Read More

Ranked in the top 50 most innovative law firms in Europe

The Divorce Surgery ranked in the FT 50 list of most innovative law firms in Europe. The Divorce Surgery also … Read More

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer profiles our CEO & One Couple One Lawyer service

Our CEO, Samantha Woodham, qualified as a solicitor at magic circle law firm Freshfields before converting to the Bar 13 … Read More

Further Awards for The Divorce Surgery!

We have won a Gold Award in the International CSR Excellence Awards! Corporate Social Responsibility is gaining increasing and deserved … Read More

The Divorce Surgery proposed to be part of a National Alliance to keep children cases out of court

We are very honoured to be named as a national agency in the Supporting Separated Families Alliance for Resolving Issues … Read More

The Divorce Surgery Wins Best Client Service Innovation 2019

We are now multi-award winners! We are thrilled to have won The Lawyer Best Client Service Innovation 2019 in a … Read More

Legal Week Awards

The Divorce Surgery was chosen ahead of an impressive shortlist of heavyweight law firms. We are thrilled that our pioneering … Read More

The Divorce Surgery in Tatler

Tatler has a feature today about how our One Couple One Lawyer approach is revolutionising the way couples get divorced … Read More

Avoiding unnecessary court battles has far-reaching benefits for splitting couples

Christopher Hames QC writes in The Times urging family lawyers to promote more alternatives to adversarial litigation, and endorsing The … Read More

The Divorce Surgery continues to disrupt the divorce market

Spears magazine writes today of our partnership with Settify, which uses AI to enable our clients to provide information to … Read More

Samantha Woodham Speaks To BBC

Samantha Woodham speaks to BBC Business Live this morning to explain the pioneering service The Divorce Surgery is offering to … Read More

One Couple One Lawyer

Co-founders and barristers Samantha Woodham and Harry Gates write in Family Law today about why they set up The Divorce … Read More

Getting divorced under 35?

Co-Founder of The Divorce Surgery, Samantha Woodham, writes today in Female First with some tips for young couples facing divorce. … Read More

Divorce process could be cut from a year to two months

Harry Gates, Co-Founder of The Divorce Surgery, is quoted today in Your Money about a new pilot to use IT … Read More