Decree Absolute – What is it and Where can I get one?

By December 8, 2017
Decree Absolute
What is a Decree Absolute? A decree absolute marks the end of the divorce process and officially states that you are no longer married and are free to marry. What’s the difference between a Decree Nisi and Decree Absolute? One of the common questions we receive here is what’s the difference between a decree nisi […]

No Fault Divorce- Is it possible in England?

By December 5, 2017
rings and gavel based on no fault divorce
Is there such thing as a No Fault divorce in the UK? Many are under the impression that a no fault divorce exists in England & Wales, however, this is not true. Unfortunately, a no fault divorce or ‘irreconcilable differences’ as its also known is not yet available here in England. To be granted a […]

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 […]

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
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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 […]

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 […]

5 Simple Steps To Filing for Divorce

By October 23, 2017
file for divorce papers
Learn how to file for divorce in 5 simple steps More people each year are looking to save time, stress and money on their divorce, but they don’t quite know how to file for divorce without turning to a solicitor. This article is designed to help you navigate your way through the process of divorce, […]