What is classed as unreasonable behaviour in divorce?

By July 25, 2017
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If your marriage is at breaking point and it’s because of your spouse’s unreasonable behaviour, then you need to consider what behaviours of his/her are deemed to be unreasonable when petitioning for divorce. As with each other ground for divorce, there are procedures and certain rules to be followed in order to successfully process your […]

Guide to using Unreasonable Behaviour to divorce

By July 12, 2017
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What is unreasonable behaviour & how to prove it? Unreasonable behaviour is the most commonly used ground for divorce in UK divorce law and it’s because of a very simple reason. In England and Wales, there is only one ground for divorce as such, which is the irretrievable breakdown of your marriage, which is proved […]

How long does a consent order take?

By July 11, 2017
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How long does a consent order take? There is no surprise that the most frequently asked questions we receive come in the form of “how long” or “how much”. So, this post will give you everything you need to know about the length, process and costs of a consent order. What is a consent order? […]

How long should a divorce take if we both agree?

By April 8, 2016
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How long will your divorce take in 2017? The question “how long does a divorce take” is the second most frequently asked question our advisors receive over the phones after, “how much does a divorce cost“. The divorce process in England and Wales is the SAME for every divorce case and unless there are complications, […]

Clean break orders in divorce – Why are they important?

By April 8, 2016
What is a clean break order in divorce? You may have heard the term ‘clean break’ in reference to divorce before, but what exactly is a clean break order in divorce? A clean break in divorce happens by obtaining a court order whereby divorcing parties agree upon how they will separate their finances and assets […]

How much does a divorce cost if we both agree?

By April 7, 2016
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How much does it cost to get a divorce? Finding out how much a divorce is likely to cost is the most common first question people ask when considering getting a divorce, which is very sensible. Many people will have heard the horror stories in the tabloid press about divorces costing many thousands of pounds, […]

How to divorce after 2 years separation

By April 7, 2016
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Divorce after 2 years separation in England and Wales Commonly referred to as the quickest and easiest ground for divorce, 2 years separation with consent is indeed one of the five available reasons for divorce you are obliged to use when filing for divorce. Although this ground can be a very quick, easy and amicable […]

Divorce after 5 years separation

By November 9, 2015
How to divorce after 5 years of separation It is possible to get divorced if you have been separated for 5 years or more without the consent of your spouse. This sounds easy, right? Well yes it is, if:- You know where your ex spouse lives. They acknowledge the proceedings in writing, by responding to […]

Separation and divorce who leaves the house?

By November 3, 2015
Who should leave the family home? A big question for all separating couples and families is always going to be “Who leaves the house”?. How do you work out which one of you should leave, or should you leave at all? There are a huge number of factors that need to be considered, even more […]

Is a Separation Agreement Legally Binding?

By October 12, 2015
Couples with some difficulties in their marriage may decide to spend a few days or weeks apart to give themselves some physical and emotional distance. It can be helpful when there is arguments or tension to take a step back and evaluation the relationship. From there, couples decide whether they want to be separated for […]