Category Archives: Divorce

Separation and divorce: first steps

September is often seen as a busy time for Family Lawyers, as couples consider whether to separate after the summer holidays and, if they decide to do so, how best to approach their separation. Before any action is taken, it may be helpful to ask what value specialist Family Lawyers can add to the process…
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We were contacted by a lady who had decided that she wanted to divorce her husband who himself was a City Lawyer. She was concerned that the lawyer we instructed had no conflicts and that they weren’t ex-colleagues or legal contacts of her husband. We carried out confidential research and identified a specialist Divorce lawyer…
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Unmarried Couples -When relationships break down

Unmarried couples – five things you need to know More and more unmarried couples are living together. Statistics released at the start of the year show that there was a 29.7% rise in cohabiting couples in England and Wales between 2004 and 2014. But what happens if these relationships break down? THE 'COMMON LAW MARRIAGE' MYTH …
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