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Divorce – How To Divide Your Financial Assets Fairly

Aside from all the emotional upset and stress, a divorce can be present some challenging financial problems, employing the services of a specialist divorce solicitor is essential. All relationships are different: some last just a few years, others for many decades. Some couples pool all their resources together, others choose to keep thing very separate. [...]

Prenuptial Agreements in the UK Carry More Weight than Ever

Couples have been making prenuptial agreements for a long time. These agreements are most commonly made by those who have significant personal financial assets which they are keen to maintain should their marriage fail. Though the prenuptial agreement was often drawn out with the help of professional divorce solicitors, they were by no means legally [...]

Getting A Divorce In The UK – Should You Get Insurance?

Though some may find it depressing, you are now able to insure yourself against divorce. Over the last few years, an increasing number of couples have chosen to draw up a prenuptial agreement before they marry with prenuptial agreement solicitors. Though in the past these agreements have had some weight in the courts, it is [...]

Divorce – How To Divide Your Financial Assets Fairly

Aside from all the emotional upset and stress, a divorce can be present some challenging financial problems, employing the services of a specialist divorce solicitor is essential. All relationships are different: some last just a few years, others for many decades. Some couples pool all their resources together, others choose to keep thing very separate. [...]

‘Legal Separation’ Explained

If a couple are married and they decide that they no longer want to be with each other they have a number of options. Before going through the divorce process, many people choose to separate for a while. They may have many reasons for doing this. The most common is that they want to have [...]

Why Mediation Should Always Be The First Option

From April of this year it will be a legal requirement for all avenues of mediation to be pursued before any case involving family law goes to court. Mediation should always be the first avenue that legal representatives explore. Family law should always be about finding the best result for the family. It is very [...]

What Has Social Media Got To Do With Divorce

Over the last 10 years social media has evolved into one of the most powerful forces working through the internet. Today, using social media sites like Facebook and Twitter have become synonymous with being on the internet. This age of connectivity and openness with shared information has opened up many questions about the internet that [...]

The Current State Of Divorce

The divorce rate in this country is something that’s always talked about negatively. It is seen by many to be representative of the modern attitude to monogamy. Though in some cases the modern perception of divorce is to blame, there are many more cases where the divorce laws of this country offer couples – and [...]

Divorce Service or Divorce Solicitor?

A quick search on the internet will quickly show the many different ways to go about getting a divorce. Given that 1 in 3 marriages end this way, it isn’t surprising that people have tried to cash in on society’s need for what can be a very simple process. Divorce Services In response to the [...]

Huge Cuts In Legal Aid Over The Next Four Years

At the moment the government funds a large number of cases where people aren’t able to fund their own legal representation. The legal aid fund most commonly funds cases of divorce and clinical negligence. For many, this aid is the only thing that makes it possible for them to fight for justice. Legal Aid To [...]