Can The Grounds For Divorce Affect Your Financial Settlement?

By October 16, 2019
Divorce is often an emotional time for couples, especially if you are filing for divorce using a fault-based ground. When the petitioner is filing for divorce using adultery or unreasonable behaviour, its not unusual to feel like they should be compensated in the financial settlement for their spouse’s behaviour. The behaviour of one spouse may […]

My Ex Won’t Sign A Clean Break Order | Next Steps

By October 8, 2019
Divorce is often a stressful and complex time for many, but what many divorcing couples do not realise is that a divorce only ends their marriage and not their financial ties. Without a clean break order, you will be financially tied to your ex-spouse for the foreseeable future. This means that either party could claim […]

How to Apply for a Divorce Online?

By October 2, 2019
Thousands of individuals are turning to the internet instead of their local high-street in order to obtain a divorce. With that said, many still have their reservations when it comes to buying legal services online, which is completely understandable. Hopefully, this article will clear up some of those current reservations. Before starting your application you […]

Irreconcilable Differences | Grounds for divorce UK

By September 24, 2019
A couple discussing unreasonable behaviour
Irreconcilable differences refers to the differences in a marriage that cannot be resolved, resulting in a broken and unhappy relationship. Irreconcilable differences are often referred to as a no-fault divorce. A no-fault divorce is an accepted ground for divorce in many countries including Australia, however, England and Wales is not one of them. In England […]

Irretrievable Breakdown of Marriage

By September 20, 2019
couples separating and divorce
The phrase irretrievable breakdown in divorce is used a lot but the question is, what does it mean? In England & Wales, there is only one reason for divorce and that is the irretrievable break down of your marriage. However, you have to prove that your marriage has irretrievably broken down by using one of […]

Cheap online divorce lawyers – are they worth it?

By July 4, 2019
online divorce
Cheap divorce lawyers is a term often used in Google, which suggests that consumers are seeking to obtain a professional divorce from a qualified solicitor but at a low-cost. ‘Cheap’ is subjective and cheap to one person could be very expensive to another. We often receive phone calls from our website visitors saying that they […]

Child Maintenance in Divorce

By February 21, 2019
Children in divorce
How to deal with Child Maintenance in Divorce If you are looking to get divorced and have children there are few more factors you need to take into consideration. One being child maintenance. Child maintenance is a payment made to the parent who looks after your child the most from the other parent. It’s there […]

What is an uncontested divorce?

By February 13, 2019
What is an uncontested divorce & how do I obtain one? Uncontested divorces are the most popular in England & Wales. Uncontested simply means a divorce that is amicable and has been agreed by both parties. Uncontested divorces are much easier to obtain as it requires less paperwork, time, money and hassle. It generally takes […]

What Happens to your Pension in Divorce?

By February 12, 2019
pension sharing pot
Pension Sharing in Divorce One asset that’s often forgotten about in divorce is a pension. Surprisingly a pension is often the second biggest asset and is one that can be very valuable. Many earn a pension throughout their whole working life, saving thousands to help provide a stable income when retired. Because this asset is […]

What is a Consent Order & Can I File It Myself?

By February 8, 2019
What is a Consent Order & Who Can File One? A consent order is an order that is drawn up by a solicitor based on what a divorcing couple has agreed upon. A consent order can only be applied for once the decree nisi has been granted. The consent order agreement explains how you will […]