For most people, marriage means monogamy. Even the suggestion of seeing other people or the hint of an affair would be a deal breaker for many and could ultimately result in divorce.
However, marriage and monogamy do not necessarily have to go hand in hand. In September this year, Will Smith revealed in an interview with GQ, that he and his wife Jada Pinkett Smith had made the decision to no...
The divorce process can be a particularly upsetting/chaotic/emotional time, and there are a number of actions to avoid to ensure you get the best outcome for your case.
In this infographic, we suggest some things to avoid when starting a divorce.
If you would like to know more about how we can help you, how your case should proceed and what results you may or may not achieve, book a free...
Separated parents often struggle to agree on arrangements for the children. As court proceedings can be lengthy and expensive, it is often better to try to reach an agreement outside of court. If you are unable to reach an agreement, however, then it may be necessary to apply to the court for a Child Arrangements Order.
If you are looking for advice or assistance in relation to child...
Your children need to be your first thought when you separate and the right information can help you to prepare for your case and win child custody.
If you wish to understand more about child custody, book a free consultation with one of our solicitors, who will be able to help you.
Prenups are commonly associated with the rich and famous. This has led to the widespread belief that the agreements are useless and unromantic when in reality they can be a sensible and transparent way to help you and your fiancé find a fair agreement for both of you and avoid stressful situations in the event of a separation.
Our family solicitors are highly experienced in drafting...
“No fault” divorces to become law on 6 April 2022.
Under the new law couples will no longer have to use one of the five facts for divorce (desertion, adultery, unreasonable behaviour, 2 years separation with consent or 5 years separation without consent).
Learn more about how the divorce laws will change with this infographic.
If you would like advice about how we can help you with your...
Divorce is an emotionally difficult time for both you and your family. It is vital that you seek legal advice from experienced divorce lawyers as soon as possible so that you are fully informed of your options and what your rights will be going forward.
If you wish to learn more or you need our help on how to proceed with your divorce book a free consultation with one of our solicitors.
Mediation is the process by which couples who decide to separate can negotiate future arrangements for children with the help of a neutral third party.
It can be very useful and effective for couples who are willing to be open to compromise but it does not work for everyone.
Book a free consultation with one of our solicitors to find out if mediation can help with your dispute.
International parental child abduction is a criminal offence according to the Child Abduction Act of 1984, which is why it is essential that parents understand what qualifies under it.
If you wish to learn more about it or are concerned that your child will be removed from the country, contact one of our solicitors to book a free consultation.
Annulments differ from a divorce in a few ways, but it might still be an option for you.
If you wish to learn more about annulments and how we can assist with yours, make sure to contact us to book a free consultation with a solicitor.