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Divorce & Where to Start
Divorce & Where to Start: Our essential “to do” list 1. It is always advisable to take legal advice before...
What to do when divorce is not your choice
Being told by your spouse that they consider the marriage to be over or receiving a divorce petition through...
Are you and your husband/ wife/ partner in it for the long run?
Last Christmas the Press reported that it was anticipated Divorce enquiries would rise more than 300% in January. There is...
Divorce & Crime – A Dangerous Partnership
Matrimonial Claims and the Proceeds of Crime On occasion a practitioner may be faced with a situation whereby criminal proceedings...
Civil Partnership to Marriage. Simples!
Shortly after the Civil Partnership Act came into force and homosexual couples were able to celebrate their union by forming...
I have a received a divorce petition, what should I do?
Regardless of whether the separation between you and your spouse is amicable, receiving a divorce petition either through the post or being personally served can be a very distressing and unnerving time.
For Richer, for paw(er)
A number of celebrity couples have also argued publically over their pets in their divorce proceedings, both in the states and in the UK; including former English rugby union player, Will Carling and his ex-wife Julia, who eventually came to an agreed settlement over their Labrador named ‘Biff’ and footballer George Best and his wife Alex, who were locked in dispute over their 2 Red Setters.
McKenzie Friend or Foe?
McKenzie Friend or Foe? - An article about McKenzie Friends in matrimonial proceedings by Nicola Caffery
Contempt of court and Family Law
A blog by Rebecca Harling in relation to the issue of contempt of court and family law. This follows the recent news events surrounding the matter of Mr & Mrs Young which has led to Mr Young being sentenced to a term of imprisonment for failure to comply with court directions and orders.