Paula Tanner

Paula Tanner PSL
Jordan Publishing Ltd

Paula Tanner LLB (University of Wales, Swansea) is a professional support lawyer at Jordan Publishing. Previously a practicing family solicitor, Paula trained and worked in Swansea where she specialised in family law, acting in a range of private finance and children matters.

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PSL Essential Update – October 2016 01 NOV 2016

PSL Essential Update – October 2016

As another month draws to a close, we review what has been happening over the past month....

PSL Essential Update – July 2016 01 AUG 2016

PSL Essential Update – July 2016

We’ve reached the end of another month, with the news dominated by political wrangling after the...

PSL Essential Update – Overview of April 03 MAY 2016

PSL Essential Update – Overview of April

April has been a busy month with some important developments to legislation, court decisions and...

PSL Essential Update - January: what's new for the New Year? 29 JAN 2016

PSL Essential Update - January: what's new for the New Year?

As usual for this time of year, January has been a fairly quiet month for family law news,...

Lady Hale’s address to the ALC conference – children giving evidence 30 NOV 2015

Lady Hale’s address to the ALC conference – children giving evidence

On 20November 2015 Deputy President of the Supreme Court, Lady Hale, gave the key note address...

Children Law and Practice Conference 16 NOV 2015

Children Law and Practice Conference

On 10th November, family lawyers gathered at the Copthorne Tara Hotel in Kensington for the 2015...

PSL Essential Update - Roundup for October 2015 30 OCT 2015

PSL Essential Update - Roundup for October 2015

October has been an action-packed month for family law. From Supreme Court judgments to an array...

Impact of the Children and Families Act 2014 on the Family Justice System 28 AUG 2015

Impact of the Children and Families Act 2014 on the Family Justice System

The Children and Families Act came into force in April 2014, introducing wide-ranging reforms to...

PSL Essential Update – What’s new for July 2015? 30 JUL 2015

PSL Essential Update – What’s new for July 2015?

This is the second instalment of our monthly PSL Essential Update series highlighting the most...

Triennial Reviews of the CJC and FJC 15 JUL 2015

Triennial Reviews of the CJC and FJC

The Triennial Reviews of the Civil Justice Council (CJC) and Family Justice Council (FJC) were...

Judiciary continues to clamp-down on non-compliance 10 FEB 2015

Judiciary continues to clamp-down on non-compliance

Recent cases have shown an increasing dissatisfaction amongst the judiciary with non-compliance...

Report of the Financial Remedies Working Group: An overview for practitioners 26 JAN 2015

Report of the Financial Remedies Working Group: An overview for practitioners

Readers of Family Law will recall that the President’s 12th ‘View from the President’s...

Litigants in person, funding and the Family Law Update 12 JAN 2015

Litigants in person, funding and the Family Law Update

Practitioners cannot help but be aware of the issues in the family law arena post-LASPO, and...

Care and placement orders – clarification following Re B-S 16 DEC 2014

Care and placement orders – clarification following Re B-S

The President of the Family Division, Sir James Munby, has today handed down judgment in Re R...

Re X and Others (No 2) [2014] EWCOP 37 – Further guidance from the President in Deprivation of Liberty cases 17 OCT 2014

Re X and Others (No 2) [2014] EWCOP 37 – Further guidance from the President in Deprivation of Liberty cases

On 16 October 2014 Sir James Munby, President of the Family Division, handed down his second...

Presumption of parental involvement to come into force on 22 October 2014 13 OCT 2014

Presumption of parental involvement to come into force on 22 October 2014

The President of the Family Division has today announced that the presumption of parental...

Centralised divorce processing by this time next year 02 OCT 2014

Centralised divorce processing by this time next year

The President of the Family Division’s judgment in Rapsidara v Colladon [2014] EWFC 35 indicates...

The Financial Remedies Working Group – Essential Update 13 AUG 2014

The Financial Remedies Working Group – Essential Update

The dust is only just starting to settle following the April 2014 changes in the family law...