13 Dec

Ghosh Test for Dishonesty Reconsidered

For the last thirty-five years, the test of what is held to be dishonest has been both a subjective and an objective one, arising from

13 Dec

Legal aid changes for victims of domestic violence

As it currently stands, victims of domestic violence must produce certain evidence of domestic abuse that took place within the last 5 years as one

08 Dec

Hanne & Co Charity Quiz 2017

This year, Hanne & Co’s charity quiz event was held in support of Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust, an amazing charity dedicated to women affected by

04 Dec

Stamp Duty – Budget changes

Following the Chancellor’s Autumn budget, from 22 November 2017 first time buyers paying £300,000 or less for a residential property will pay no Stamp Duty

03 Nov

Hanne & Co lawyers at South London Law Society Dinner

David Taylor, Lilly Pavlovic and Lorna West of Hanne & Co all attended the annual South London Law Society Dinner on 19th October. Held at

04 Sep

Hanne & Co lawyer shortlisted for Family Law Young Solicitor of the Year

We are extremely pleased to announce that our very own private family solicitor, Elizabeth Simos, has been nominated and shortlisted for the award of Family

01 Sep

Supporting trans employees in the workplace – ACAS Research

Acas has now published a new research paper which advises employers on how to support trans and intersex employees in the workplace.  The paper covers the

08 Aug

Unmarried and moving in together? Things to think about

Are you unmarried and considering moving in with your partner? If so, there are certain aspects of English law worth thinking about before you do.

21 Jun

Steps for Jo

On the morning of Saturday 10th June the sun was shining and our nominated charity of the year- Jo’s cervical cancer, had their annual event:

13 Jun

Implications of Brexit for Employers

On the 23rd June 2016, the UK voted to leave the EU. On the 29 March 2017, the government triggered the mechanism for leaving the

24 Apr

Charity of the Year 2017 – 2018

The firm’s Charity Committee is delighted to announce that Hanne & Co’s nominated charity for 2017 – 2018 is Jo’s Cervical Cancer Trust. Jo’s Cervical

20 Apr

Hanne & Co present funds to Wandsworth Age UK

April 2017 marks the end of yet another successful year of fundraising for the Hanne & Co Charity Committee. After holding and participating in a

13 Apr

Banks, Dementia and Lasting Powers

If you were up at 5.45am on Wednesday 12th April you may have heard an interview on BBC Radio 5 Live with the Head of

12 Apr

Dislike your children?

Obnoxious? Money Grubbing? Cruel? Or maybe you love them completely but think giving them lots of money is not right for them? Either way the

03 Apr

Homelessness 20 Years On – BBC Appearance

The BBC asked to interview me about the current state of homelessness in London. The show, Inside Out with Matthew Wright was broadcast on Friday

24 Mar

Wife of 40 years Loses Appeal on Divorce of her Husband

In a decision likely to ignite strong support for divorce law reform, Tini Owens (66) has failed in her application to the Court of Appeal

20 Mar

Parenting after Parting – putting children first

Helping children deal with their emotions Aside from the legalities, logistics and practicalities of child arrangements and schedules to be agreed, one of the key

16 Feb

Great Hanne Bake-off

Hats off to Hanne & Co.’s wonderful bakers! Thank you to all the staff who dusted off their aprons and produced some beautiful and delicious