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Case studies

July 14th, 2020 Divorce with assets totalling £2.8 million

We helped advise a husband in a divorce case where the assets totalled £2.8 million and were spread over the former matrimonial home in the UK, along with further residential and commercial properties in both the UK and abroad.

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May 7th, 2017 Divorce after 25 years

We are acting for a 50-year-old wife in divorce proceedings after a 25 year old marriage.

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March 1st, 2016 Business owner divorce

Matrimonial assets included the former matrimonial home worth and a French château worth. The husband also owned business premises from which he operated an antiques business.

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"They were supportive through very emotional and difficult circumstances. They were open to my thoughts and opinions and gave tailored, practical advice I could trust."

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  • My spouse hasn’t done anything wrong but we no longer love one another. Can we still get divorced?
  • I have split up from my spouse; do I have any other options separate to divorce?
  • How long will it take for me to be divorced?
  • If I reach a financial agreement with my spouse, is this automatically binding?
  • Will I have to sell my house following a divorce?
  • Can I protect my pension during my divorce?
  • My spouse and I cannot agree who the children will live with when we get divorced, what happens?
  • Is there a standard pattern for how much time my children should spend with each of their parents?
  • Who takes on the marital debt following a divorce?

Recent articles

January 14th, 2021 Pensions on Divorce - recent case law

The treatment of Pensions on Divorce when assessing the financial positions of the separating couples has previously lac...

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January 11th, 2021 The Treatment of Pensions on Divorce

This podcast is part of our Family Law Series in which we will be guiding you through the treatment of pensions on divor...

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November 25th, 2020 Lockdown measures driving a surge in divorces enquiries

The number of cases of divorce is on the rise, exacerbated by lockdown and the increased use of social media to maintain...

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