Family law is often seen as the area that deals with “real people”. It is very client-facing, and usually involves working with people who are undergoing turmoil in their personal lives. Matters are very varied because no two clients have experienced exactly the same issues. “Many people think family law must simply mean divorce. Actually, it is any subject that touches on a family, including family breakdown, surrogacy, and trust disputes,” says Barbara Reeves, a partner in Mishcon de Reya’s family department. View the full article here.