Family Law Related Articles

What will happen to my inheritance if I divorce?

If you are going through a separation and/or divorce, you will no doubt have many questions and concerns about the extent to which your soon-to-be ex-spouse can claim against your…Read More

Living together: Your Rights, The Myth of the Common Law Marriage

Statistics indicate that most unmarried couples who are living together believe that they are in a ‘common law marriage’ and are completely unaware that their relationship does not give them…Read More

Prenuptial and Post-nuptial Agreements: What’s all the Fuss About?

You are no doubt becoming more aware of the concept of Prenuptial and Post-Nuptial agreements. They are now frequently mentioned in the media and on solicitor’s websites. However, often very…Read More

Decree Absolute cuts the ties, but not the purse strings

Ask yourself this question... If you were married for three years, had a child together then separated, would you think it right that the assets of the relationship should be…Read More

Divorce Process

Family law is perhaps the most personal area of your life on which you will receive advice from a solicitor. Stress levels will be substantially reduced when some of the…Read More

(April) Pension Reforms and their significance to those divorced or seeking divorce

1st April sees the introduction of the government’s pension reforms which were announced in last years’  budget.  Though they have been widely reported very little has been said about the…Read More

The no fault divorce – does it exist?

It has been argued many a time in recent years by politicians, lawyers and relationship experts alike that the current laws relating to divorce in the UK simply do not…Read More

Divorce and Separation: Who gets to keep the holiday home?

Until the 2007 credit crunch easy borrowing allowed many of us to purchase our dream holiday home in the sun. However for many this has now turned into a negative…Read More

Top Tips for Choosing A Family Solicitor

Dealing with family law issues can be very stressful which is why it is important to take great care when choosing a family solicitor. Even in the most amicable situations, emotions…Read More

'Calm before the storm' for divorce law firm

Sara Anderson, a Solicitor at Stafford-based divorce law firm provides some useful advice for couples who may not be looking forward to the Christmas holidays. Tick tock, tick tock! The…Read More