Family - Updates
Jeffrey Green Russell is delighted to have won the Corporate INTL Magazine 2013 Legal Award for ‘Matrimonial Law Firm of the Year in England’. The awards celebrate those that have shown expertise and excellence in their fields in the last twelve months.
Pre-nups given judicial approval by Supreme Court The long awaited judgment in the Radmacher appeal was finally delivered by the Supreme Court on 20 October 2010. This decision upholds the 2009 Court of Appeal decision that the pre-nuptial agreement entered into by Katrin Radmacher and Nicolas Granatino is binding on the husband.
The Court of Appeal handed down judgment last week in the case of Radmacher v Granatino  which could now see English courts forced to recognise the binding powers of pre-nuptial agreements on spouses' divorce or the dissolution of civil partnerships.
JGR's family team attended the Starting Over Show, Britain's first divorce fair held in Brighton on 15 March 2009.