Divorce, Separation & Mediation
There are many things to think about when ending your marriage, be that through a separation agreement or through a divorce. It’s likely to mean changes to who you live with, maybe where you live, as well as changes to your finances. This can be further complicated where children are involved to care for and support. It’s a huge change in your life and can be a very difficult and emotional time.
Our matrimonial team can explain the options open to you and guide you through the process so that you feel supported and confident throughout this most difficult time.
Our matrimonial team includes; Priti Patel and Sue O'Brien (Legal Executive). To talk to one of the team, please call us on 01787 277375 or use the online form.
- Online divorce extended in £1bn justice system shake-up‘Smart forms’ will bring savings for Ministry of Justice by cutting down on paperwork and processing timeAll married couples will be able to apply for a divorce online as part of a £1bn change to the justice system. The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) said the scheme, which was being tested at three sites in the […]
- Child support legal loophole is closedFrom early 2018, money held in joint account with new partner can be seized for maintenance paymentsParents will no longer be able to use a legal loophole to dodge paying child maintenance under new rules to be rolled out within months.Ministers are to overhaul laws that mean parents can avoid supporting their child by holding […]
- The rise of the post-nuptial agreement: ‘My husband behaved like a rutting stag’Vengeful wives are said to be turning to post-nups to punish their straying husbands. But there are other reasons why married couples might want to spell out how assets are divided on divorceFor Maria, her husband’s infidelity no longer causes her pain, because her revenge gives such phenomenal and perpetual delight. She married for love […]