Butterworths Family Law Service is the leading work on family law. It provides authoritative guidance on all aspects of the law as it affects families and family breakdowns and includes extensive coverage of child law. It provides detailed narrative guidance on the divorce process, with the practical consequences of divorce examined in detail. ADR options are also explored in detail, with practical guidance on mediation, collaborative law, arbitration and Islamic and Jewish ADR. It deals with the law as it applies to married and unmarried partners and their children and provides coverage of all other important family law matters including domestic violence, custody and financial provision. This authoritative work is regularly updated so that it provides as contemporary a treatment of the law as possible. It comes to you in eight volumes plus a Bulletins, Tables and Index volume. Each volume covers a discrete area of law and contains a comprehensive collection of statutory materials, practice directions, circulars, forms and precedents relevant to the subject matter of the volume including important extracts from the Civil Procedure Rules, Rules of the Supreme Court, the County Court Rules, the Family Procedure Rules and the various Rules applicable to the magistrates’ courts.