Whether you are married, living together or in a civil partnership relationship breakdown is never easy and can be upsetting and confusing. Although there is little difference in the emotional impact of separation, the type of relationship is significant legally. Goodman Ray’s team will guide you through the process of divorce, help you identify which Court has jurisdiction, what the likely timescales are, and the process itself. Our expert team has experience of working with people both where resources are tight and where there are substantial assets in investments, shares, trusts and private companies. Our advice will be mindful of your family resources and the need to reach a settlement that meets the needs of your family. We will advise you of the likely costs throughout. We support mediation and actively encourage settlement without the need for lengthy and costly court proceedings. Our team are all members of Resolution and therefore committed to finding early resolution to family breakdown.