Child Care

Reading

A judge once ordered the return of two little girls to their mother. They had been with their father for 14 months and he cared for them when their mother left to live with someone else. The judge decided that the children should return to live with their mother and the father appealed and lost…. Read more »

Pensions & Divorce

Signing Document

Pensions are complex and it is important that expert advice is received. Some pensions are ‘high risk’ which means lawyers will strongly advise you to obtain a pension report to ensure that the true value of the pension is known. For example public sector pensions and final salary/defined benefit schemes are likely to be undervalued…. Read more »

A Divorce & Financial Assets

Meeting

Our Family Law team were instructed by a wife who had filed an application for financial remedy. The husband and wife had been married for nine years with no children, they had been separated for 12 months, and she had obtained her decree absolute. She lived in a house that had belonged to her grandfather… Read more »

Anita Scorah

Anita Scorah,Partner in Family Law at SAS Daniels

I am a Partner in the Family Law team in Macclesfield and have specialised in this area of law for over 17 years, working in both local and city centre law firms. This has given me a breadth of experience and expertise from cases involving high net worth clients to those involving a modest asset… Read more »

Cosmetic surgery – is it as safe as it could be?

Cosmetic surgery is defined by the Department of Health as “Operations or other procedures that revise or change the appearance, colour, texture, structure or position of bodily features to achieve what patients perceive to be more desirable”. Obvious tensions exist between the patient’s best interests, ethics and the surgeon’s goal of profit. What should cosmetic… Read more »

SAS Daniels scoops Supreme Court victory

North West law firm SAS Daniels LLP has won a landmark insurance case in the Supreme Court. The firm, which is based in Stockport, was representing Shaun Summers against Fairclough Homes in a case which was hoped, by the UK insurance industry, to act as a warning to claimants who misrepresent or exaggerate injuries. It… Read more »