I wanted to disappear -the battle with anorexia

By Carmen I’ve always been an unusual girl. I wanted to live in another era, loved different things from those ...

Role Model

Role Model by ‘Samantha’ My primary experience of ‘a loving partnership’ wasn’t exactly fulfilling. My parents’ relationship was a disaster. ...

Parenting & a busy practice

By Anita, a family law barrister A busy practice and parenting We lawyers are both highly reliable and consistently unreliable. ...

Dealing with unreasonable clients

WHAT DO YOU WANT FROM LIFE; DEALING WITH AN UNREASONABLE CLIENT Jeremy Rosenblatt Child and International Child Law Counsel 42 ...

Beauty and the Bride

So, our lovely lawyer bride in training is almost at the altar! Here she gives her tips on the journey ...

Monaco: the bubble and beyond

By Francesca : Life in Monaco: The Bubble and beyond March was a quiet month in Monte Carlo…with the exception ...

London life v Monaco days

Life in Monaco so far – so good? By Francesca. A few months ago my uncle sent me a card ...

Good enough parenting

Barrister Francesca Conn ponders motherhood v work and that divisive phrase much loved by family courts ‘good enough parenting’   ...

Friends are for life

5 tips from Farah, barrister of 22 years 1. Invest in your friendships. Not with a quick What’s App message ...

Career and love aren’t mutually exclusive!

Career v Love by Emilia ‘So you chose to be a career woman,’ people say to me and other colleagues ...