Expert, in-depth commentary on financial remedies practice under the Family Procedure Rules 2010, from the distinguished Editorial Team behind At A Glance and @eGlance.
Financial Remedies Practice is firmly established as the essential, specialist reference for all family financial remedy practitioners.
Cited and used in courts every day, this unique book combines in a single portable volume authoritative Commentary on financial remedies practice and procedure together with the full and up-to-date text of the relevant Family Procedure Rules and Practice Directions.
The Commentary is written by the team responsible for both At A Glance and @eGlance so you can be confident that the guidance is current, trusted and insightful.
Crucially, and unlike other books on the topic, Financial Remedies Practice provides unrivalled coverage of myriad decisions and developments under the CPR that now mirror many of the key aspects of financial remedies practice, such as injunctions, relief from sanctions, costs and general case management.
This breadth of coverage and the expertise of the authors means that Financial Remedies Practice should be on the shelf in every family law library.
What's new for 2020?
This 9th edition has been revised and rewritten to incorporate developments from the last 12 months. Crucial changes include the extension of the ‘Financial Remedies Courts’ pilot scheme to virtually all of the jurisdiction.
Key cases from the last 12 months, including Akhmedova and Potanin, are also analysed in the comprehensively rewritten Commentary.
Financial Remedies Practice is available as a fully searchable and annotatable e-book, to be accessed online or offline on any device.
ISBN: 978-1-85959-872-6 | Paperback | Published April 2020
Undoubtedly the best and most useful textbook on Financial Remedy work. Focused, practical and extremely user friendly.
'The book’s strongest point is the sheer level of detail and analysis on the application of the FPR 2010. This exceeds that set out in the Red Book.'
Financial Remedies Practice (2020-21) editors
Mr Justice Mostyn
Mr Justice Mostyn is a High Court Judge of the Family Division. He was previously a barrister specialising in Financial Remedies. He is a renowned and experienced computer program deviser.
He is an author of CapitaliseQuantum, and @eGlanceAt A Glance: Essential Court Tables for Financial Remedies.
He is a member of the Lord Chancellor's Advisory Group on Ancillary Relief, the President's International Committee, and of the Ogden Committee. He is a Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
Lewis Marks QC
Lewis Marks QC is a barrister at QEB Chambers. He practises in family law, in particular in the sphere of "big money ancillary relief" (financial provision following divorce), and has appeared in many of the leading cases. He drafted the FLBA's response to the European Commission's Green Paper ("Rome III") on the applicable law and jurisdiction on international divorce matters.
He has been a long time co-author of the FLBA publication At A Glance@eGlance.
Lewis is a member of the Family Law Bar Association, and is a Fellow of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
Gavin Smith is a family law barrister at 1 Hare Court. He specialises in financial disputes resulting from all forms of relationship breakdown, especially those with an international dimension.
Gavin also has an expanding private dispute resolution practice. He is a Resolution-trained mediator and collaborative lawyer, and in February 2012 was trained and accredited as an arbitrator (MCIArb) under the new family arbitration scheme established by the Institute of Family Law Arbitrators. With fellow arbitrators Sir Peter Singer and Rhys Taylor (30 Park Place Chambers, Cardiff) he was voted 'Most Innovative Family Lawyer of the Year 2012' at the Jordans Award Ceremony in October 2012, for their 'pioneering approach' to the cause of arbitration in developing their website FamilyArbitrator.com and managing its parallel LinkedIn discussion group of the same name. Together these resources comprise the most up-to-date and comprehensive information and research platform available for arbitration in family financial cases.
Gavin is a co-editor of At A Glance@eGlance and co-author of Financial Remedies under the Family Procedure RulesFinance Cases Round-Up. Gavin is a co-author of Smith & Bishop, Enforcing Financial Orders in Family Proceedings, and wrote the chapters on domestic and international enforcement of financial orders for the current edition of Rayden & Jackson.
Joshua is a Family Law Barrister at 1 Hare Court.
Following his undergraduate degree at Durham University, Joshua was awarded the Durham Post-Graduate Research Scholarship to research the reform of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973.
During his Masters Joshua taught undergraduate law to third year students and subsequently worked briefly in politics and consulting.
Joshua lectures on Family Law and frequently presents seminars and articles. Joshua is a contributor to Rayden & Jackson