General bias in divorce

Although the law is drafted in gender-neutral terms, it is fair to say that is not always neutrally applied. Comments made by professional photographer Rupert Nightingale following his divorce from his “high-flying” accountant wife Kirsten Turner, have focussed attention on his allegations that the judge was biased against him because of his gender. 

Nicola Harries, a partner in the family team at Stevens & Bolton LLP, explores this further in a comment piece featured today in The Times.

To read a copy of the article, please click here.

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