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Family Law Concentrate

Law Revision and Study Guide

Fourth Edition

Susan Heenan and Anna Heenan

August 2017

ISBN: 9780198794165

232 pages

In Stock


Price: £12.99

Highest quality revision and study guides for use alongside core reading to help consolidate knowledge, focus revision, and maximise potential.



Family Law Concentrate is written and designed to help you succeed. Accurate and reliable, Concentrate guides help focus your revision and maximise your exam performance. Each guide includes revision tips, advice on how to achieve extra marks, and a thorough and focused breakdown of the key topics and cases.

  • Written by experts and covering all the key topics so you can approach your exams with confidence
  • Clear, concise, and easy-to-use helping you get the most out of your revision
  • Full of learning features and tips to show you how best to impress your examiner
  • Revision guides you can rely on: trusted by lecturers, loved by students

New to this edition

  • Fully updated in light of recent developments in the law including the Serious Crime Act 2015 and the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013
  • Recent case law on financial remedies
  • Discussion of the Law Commission Scoping Paper on Getting Married
  • New and updated references to academic commentary

About the Author(s)

Susan Heenan, Principal Lecturer in Law, University of the West of England, and Anna Heenan, Solicitor, The Family Law Practice and PhD Student, University of Exeter

Table of Contents

    1: Families, civil partnerships, and cohabitation
    2: Nullity
    3: Divorce, dissolution, and judicial separation
    4: Domestic violence
    5: Financial provision on divorce or dissolution
    6: The Children Act - the private law
    7: The Children Act - the public law
    8: Adoption
    9: International parent-child abduction

Additional Resources

Packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more, Family Law Concentrate is also supported by extensive online resources to take your learning further (www.oup.com/lawrevision/):

- Pinpoint which areas you need to concentrate on with the diagnostic test
- Test your knowledge with the multiple-choice questions and receive feedback on your answers
- Improve your essay skills using the outline answers for guidance on what to include and how to structure your answer
- Revise the facts and principles of key cases using the interactive flashcards
- Check that you have covered the main points of a topic using the key facts checklists
- Achieve better marks following the advice on revision and exam technique by experienced examiner Nigel Foster

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