Guide to the Grounds for Divorce

By November 15, 2017
choosing the right ground for divorce
Information on the grounds for divorce in the UK If your marriage has broken down and you are considering a divorce, you’ll need to be aware of UK divorce law. There is only one ground for divorce and that is the irretrievable breakdown of your marriage, which you must prove by establishing one of the […]

Where can I get a D8 divorce petition form from?

By November 15, 2017
Divorce Petition Form
How & where to obtain a D8 divorce petition The first stage of filing for divorce starts with filing a D8 divorce petition form. This initiates the divorce process and is the first official document you need to send to your local court. So, the first question on your mind will be where do I […]

Can you file your own consent order without a solicitor?

By November 8, 2017
Consent Order forms
Everything you need to know about consent orders Financial consent orders in divorce are a minefield for most people because the whole divorce procedure is alien to them and the court forms were not designed to be easy to understand or complete. Therefore, it’s vitally important that you know what consent orders are, how you […]

The Benefits & Drawbacks to using a DIY Divorce Service

By November 6, 2017
Money in divorce
A lot is said and written about DIY Divorces from the media and legal commutators on social media. This article on the benefits and drawbacks of using a DIY divorce will give you a balanced view of who should be looking at using, who should not, how a DIY divorce works, why the media give […]

What would my spouse be entitled to if we divorce?

By October 30, 2017
dividing assest in divorce
What would my spouse be entitled to if we divorce? Spousal entitlement is one of the most frequently asked questions our solicitors receive. Unfortunately, there is no set answer as every case is different, but there are a few factors that are always taken into consideration. When going through a divorce many assets are taken […]

How to Start Divorce Proceedings in 4 Steps

By October 27, 2017
Where to start a divorce
How to Start a Divorce in England and Wales If you are looking to file for divorce, one of the first things that you’ll ask yourself is, how do i start? Divorce is never easy and without pain or stress but there is no need to feel like the divorce process is too daunting for […]

Can I keep my Married name when I get Divorced?

By October 26, 2017
2 directions-name change
Can I keep my Married name when I get Divorced? Many automatically want to change their name back to their original maiden name when getting a divorce. However, not everyone does and by law, you actually do not have to. You are Legally entitled to keep your married name and there is nothing that your […]

How to Get a Divorce & Save over £750

By October 24, 2017
Divorce papers
How to get a divorce in England & Wales How to get a divorce is one of the first questions you ask yourself when seeking a divorce. It’s a life-changing event and is never going to be easy. It doesn’t matter if you are both in agreement or not, divorce will still affect you. It […]

Getting divorced without an address for your husband or wife

By October 23, 2017
How to serve divorce papers on your spouse without an address Getting an amicable divorce is stressful enough, let alone when it’s been 5+ years and you no longer have an address or contact details for your ex-partner. Not having an address for your husband or wife is actually extremely common and here at Quicke […]

Could you be exempt from paying court fees?

By October 23, 2017
money for court fees
Divorce court fees and fee remission information Divorce can be very expensive, but did you know that many could actually be exempt or be entitled to reduced court fee payments through a scheme called “court fee remission”. This is why, where possible, it’s always best to put some thought into who is going to be […]