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.
- Splitting up with a joint account? Beware the debt trapWhen couples break up either one can be 100% liable for money owedAfter Jennifer Davis* tried to shut down the joint account she shared with her former partner, she got a rather nasty surprise. Her other half had taken out £2,500 without her knowledge before they had split up, and the bank demanded repayment before […]
- Co-op launches even quicker online divorce serviceCouples in England and Wales seeking ‘quickie divorce’ could cut processing time by a thirdCouples seeking “quickie divorces” can make the process even speedier as a result of a new online service launched by the Co-op.The fixed-fee digital service from Co-op Legal Services enables people to start uncontested divorces online from home, supported by phone-based […]
- What should I go for in my divorce settlement?I’m in a dilemma as to whether to go for the house, which I would rent out and then use the income to buy another property Q I am hopefully divorcing in the new year and am in a dilemma as to what to have in the divorce settlement. We own our house, have no […]