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What is a Child Arrangement Order?

When a couple separates or gets a divorce, it is a stressful time, but it can be made more stressful if they have children and a decision needs to be made about their care and living arrangements. A Child Arrangement Order is a court order in England and...

What happens to the family home after divorce?

Going through a divorce is stressful, not only because your relationship has broken down, but because it can have a massive effect on your living arrangements and finances. If you own a home together, this can make things particularly complex, as you will...

What happens if your spouse won't agree to divorce?

Going through the divorce process can be a difficult and emotional time for everyone involved, but it can become even more challenging if your partner decides to defend the divorce. A defended divorce happens when the respondent to a divorce petition does...

When to get a pre-nup

A pre-nuptial agreement (or a ‘pre-nup’ as they’re more commonly known) is a formal agreement drawn up prior to marriage that details the division of a couple’s assets in the event of divorce. It can also cover issues such as where...

How do post-nuptial agreements work?

Many people are familiar with the concept of a pre-nuptial agreement, or ‘pre-nup’, that allows you to protect yourself in the event of divorce. However, fewer people are aware that you can also create a similar agreement after you are married...

When is adultery not adultery? 
Understanding same-sex infidelity and divorce

For most people, the concept of adultery may seem fairly straightforward. Ask the average person what it means and they will probably answer with some variation on ‘cheating on your husband or wife’. Many of those people would likely be...

Is the UK government finally ready 
to introduce no fault divorce?

The government could be on the verge of introducing no fault divorce in England and Wales, according to recent reports . Justice Secretary David Gauke will announce a consultation on no fault divorce in the coming months, with a view to abolishing the...

Is it time for no fault divorce in England and Wales?

Tini Owens first hit the headlines last year, when the Court of Appeal ruled that she could not divorce her husband of 40 years as there was insufficient evidence of unreasonable behaviour on the part of her husband, who was defending the divorce. In...

Why choosing the right reasons for your divorce matters

There is currently no option for a ‘no fault’ divorce in England and Wales, meaning that if you want to end your marriage, you will have to give your reasons for doing so in the divorce petition. To get divorced, you will need to show that your...

When to use a separation agreement

A separation agreement allows you to agree the practical details of a separation, whether it is temporary or potentially more permanent. It gives everyone involved certainty over issues such as where both parties (and any children) will live, how costs such...
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