That is a question you may be asking yourself in advance of your upcoming marriage. Perhaps there’s a voice in the back of your head telling you that this is unromantic and you should get back to more exciting wedmin, like flowers and venues and guest lists, oh my! But one of the few certainties…

Take your time completing the divorce petition. Make sure every box is completed or your petition might be returned by the Court. It is easier to correct a mistake now than when the documents have been issued. If in doubt, take legal advice. Make sure that you state your names and the place of marriage…

The most wonderful time of the year can also be the most trying for newly divorced or separated families. Here, we will look at our ‘golden rules’ for recently divorced partners during the festive period, possible models for Christmas contact arrangements and what help is available for divorced partners struggling to reach an agreement.  …

The current law provides that a couple can divorce if there has been an ‘irretrievable breakdown’ of their marriage. In accordance with section 1(2) of…

The current law provides that a couple can divorce if there has been an ‘irretrievable breakdown’ of their marriage. In accordance with section 1(2) of…

The Court of Appeal recently had to determine the issue of effective service of divorce proceedings under Article 16 of Council Regulation…

Late last month Resolution – a family law practitioners group – met for their annual conference in Bristol. Resolution operates a code…

Judgment in the recent case of Re C (A Child) [2018] EWHC 557 (Fam) has been provided and has reinforced the consequences of breaching…

The vast majority of couples looking to dissolve a marriage do so by the divorce process, but there are other methods of ending a marriage…

The average cost of a marital breakdown is £14,500 and counting, a new report conducted by Aviva’s Family Finances has found…

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