Life As A Barrister During Covid-19

Life As A Barrister During Covid-19 – Sima Najma

It’s a year now since Covid-19 became the number one concern of almost everyone worldwide. It’s had an unimaginable effect on our lives, in every conceivable way. Families have been separated as people have had to shelter at home, while the lockdowns also caused the rest of us to stay in our homes for unprecedented … Read more

Barristers and Solicitors: The Differences Explained

Barristers and Solicitors: The Differences Explained – Sima Najma

If you’re currently studying law, and wondering which direction to take your career, then I hope this will prove to be a useful tool in your decision making process. As you come to the conclusion of your undergraduate studies, the legal training for prospective Barristers and Solicitors will begin to separate as each branch follows … Read more

What Is A Section 7 Report And Can I Challenge It?

What Is A Section 7 Report And Can I Challenge It? – Sima Najma

In summary, where an application has been made to the Court under Section 8 of the Children Act 1989, a Section 7 report is ordered by the Court primarily concerned with the child’s welfare, and which is written by a CAFCASS worker, or a social worker from the local authority. What Is CAFCASS? CAFCASS: Children … Read more