Working Mum’s Zone

We understand that mums have a lot going on in their demanding lives and need quick, concise and relevant advice. We also know that it is not so easy to slip straight back into your career and try to juggle inflexible working hours, emergencies or sadly discrimination. We can also help you explore new avenues like buying a franchise or setting up a new business.

There are some areas of law that may only be relevant to working parents that we can advise on, but often it’s the same as everyone else only we understand your objectives far better and can empathise with your demands, as working mums here at the firm, juggling our own working life everyday.

So be it you are setting up your own business, buying a franchise, facing redundancy or discrimination, want to update your will or create a trust to include your new children, need advice on your nursery terms or you simply need family law advice we are on hand to offer specialist legal and practical advice. The firm employs working mums as well as acting for them and we are run by a working mum so we understand your family demands.

We also offer specialist advice in surrogacy, IVF, co-parenting, single parents, adoption, parental orders and alternative family structures. Everyone deserves a family and, if they want it, as well as a career ,we are here to help support both aspects.

Read our Managing Director, Karen's 'Working Mum's' Story here for anecdotes, top tips, legal updates and hopefully it will address some of your questions.


 

Read Karen's recent article on Europe Business Review:

5 Ways to Maintain a Healthy Work Life Balance. 

 


 

Can Cancer strip a woman and/or mum of her identity?

Karen Holden, founder of A City Law Firm and Mumpreneur asks for your thoughts.

Read more...

 


 

Magic hour: This mumpreneur's secret of running a successful City law firm!

Read here...

 


 

We were pleased to have been nominated and short listed for Working Mums Award for our work in alternative families and our employment arrangements.  

                                                    mumsclub shortlist   


Working Mums Blog’s read here          

          

 


 

Read our articles focused on busy working career mums written by working mums. We understand the law, but we also understand the pressures and demands.

 

Featured Articles
Can Cancer strip a woman and/or mum of her identity?

Can Cancer strip a woman and/or mum of her identity?

Karen Holden, founder of A City Law Firm and Mumpreneur asks for your thoughts. I have never been diagnosed with cancer, but I have experienced family members going through Chemo and ...

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Magic hour: This mumpreneur’s secret of running a successful City law firm

Magic hour: This mumpreneur's secret of running a successful City law firm

Karen Holden of A City Law Firm shares her views It is often debated whether women can ‘have it all’ and I truly believe we can.  There is nothing stopping us ...

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Working mum work life / balance can this be achieved ? 

Working mum work life / balance can this be achieved ? 

So you’re pregnant, but you love your career, do you have to choose between your family and your success? In short, you shouldn't have to and the law is there ...

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Is the Equality Gap Closing?

Is the Equality Gap Closing?

Family Care asks: With National Careers Week and International Women's Day falling in the same month, what better time than to discuss where equality in the workplace is for women. ...

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Nannies, Child Minders or Nursery obligations

Nannies, Child Minders or Nursery obligations

Legal considerations when choosing your childcare provider A parent has a number of important decisions to make in relation to choosing who will care for their child when they are not ...

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Nursery T&Cs what is hidden in there?

Nursery T&Cs what is hidden in there?

As parents we have a number of important decisions to make. One is who will look after and care for our children , where we cannot do so, due to ...

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What is Discrimination?

What is Discrimination?

Do you know your maternity rights or rights on returning to work? At A City Law Firm Limited, we have a team of lawyers offering specialist advice on all aspects ...

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