Alice Beck

Alice is a Solicitor in our Family team

Kitsons Solicitors - Alice Beck

About Alice

Alice is a Solicitor in our Family team. She works alongside Tony Hunt and Carolyn Croft, assisting with divorce and children and financial matters.

In her spare time, Alice practices Karate and is currently training for her black belt. She also enjoys cooking and baking.


Accolades and professional bodies

  • Philosophy degree from Reading University
  • Graduate Diploma in Law from University of East Anglia
  • Studied Legal Practice Course at Plymouth University

Services

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22/08/18

Islamic marriage ruled valid under English law

By: Alice Beck

In a ruling which could have far reaching implications a High Court Judge has ruled that an Islamic faith Marriage constituted a valid marriage ceremony under English Law

Nasreen Akhter and Mohammed Shabaz Khan had an Islamic marriage ceremony known as a Nikah in 1998.

Akhter and Khan became estranged and Akhter...

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22/08/18

Deathbed Marriages

By: Alice Beck

A coalition of legal organisations call on the Government to increase protections for cohabiting couples following a rise in deathbed marriages

In a letter to the Guardian a coalition of legal organisations and charities including Resolution, the Bar Council, the Law Society, Relate, Rights of Women, OnlyMums and OnlyDads have urged...

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27/07/18

Owens v Owens [2018]: Wife’s appeal to divorce husband fails

By: Alice Beck The Supreme Court has ruled that a woman seeking to divorce her husband must remain married to him until 2020.

Mr and Mrs Owens were married in 1978 and have two adult children. In May 2015 Mrs Owens filed a divorce petition which is the subject of the current proceedings. The...

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