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Stray FM advice show

Our local radio station, Stray FM, has appointed Harrogate Family Law as its resident family law adviser. On the first Sunday of every month, DJ Alex Cann and one of our solicitors from our specialist team discuss topical family law issues, including advice on the pitfalls you need to avoid and how you can avoid them.

A list of our recent Stray FM advice shows is set out below (as well as on the Family Law show page on Stray FM’s website which can be accessed by clicking here):

 

Tips on choosing the right solicitor and keeping things amicable

April 2015 – part 1

An introduction to Harrogate Family Law. Where we are, what we do, and why Claudia Gilham joined our team. Click here to listen.

April 2015 – part 2

Claudia Gilham discusses how to reach an amicable resolution when your relationship breaks down. Click here to listen.

April 2015 – part 3

Claudia talks about what to look for when you are choosing a solicitor, and discusses some frequently asked questions. Click here to listen.

April 2015 -part 4

Claudia talks about Harrogate Family Law’s non-confrontational approach, gives round-up of tonight’s top tips on choosing the right solicitor for you. Click here to listen.

 

How to protect yourself when you separate

May 2015 – Part 1

This included an introduction to Harrogate Family Law and its Managing Director, Andrew Meehan. It includes a summary of Andrew’s background and the ethos of the firm. Click here to listen.

May 2015 – Part 2

Andrew Meehan discusses the first two of six steps you can take to protect your financial position when you separate. Click here to listen.

May 2015 – Part 3

Andrew talks about three more steps you can take to protect your position on separation, including great advice on assets and strategy. Click here to listen.

May 2015 – Part 4

Along with discussing answers to some frequently asked questions, Andrew also talks about the final one of his six steps to protect your financial position. Click here to listen.

 

The divorce procedure

June 2015 – Part 1

Claudia Gilham talks about Harrogate Family Law’s unique approach. Click here to listen.

June 2015 – Part 2

Claudia discusses how to get divorce proceedings started, the grounds you can petition on, and ensuring that you are aware of some of the potential risks. Click here to listen.

June 2015 – Part 3

Claudia talks about what is involved in applying for the Decree Nisi and the Decree Absolute. Click here to listen.

June 2015 – Part 4

Claudia chats about some FAQs on divorce and separation. Click here to listen.

 

Ensuring that assets are valued correctly and fairly

July 2015 – Part 1

Andrew Meehan talks about some of the pitfalls you need to avoid when looking to ensure that assets have been valued correctly on your divorce, particularly the valuation of properties. Click here to listen.

July 2015 – Part 2

Andrew discusses how important it is to ensure that pensions have been valued correctly and fairly when you divorce. Click here to listen.

July 2015 – Part 3

Andrew Meehan discusses the options available to deal with pensions on divorce and the pitfalls of each. Click here to listen.

July 2015 – Part 4

Andrew moves on to discuss how important it is to value business assets correctly on divorce and the different ways these tend to be valued. Click here to listen.

July 2015 – Part 5

In the final part of this show, Andrew talks about how important it is to value other assets correctly on divorce and the different treatment of different kinds of assets on divorce. Click here to listen.

 

Arrangements for children

August 2015 – Part 1

An introduction to our Partner, Ellie Foster. Click here to listen.

August 2015 – Part 2

Ellie talks about what your rights and responsibilities are to children when your relationship breaks down, and putting the children first in any arrangements made. Click here to listen.

August 2015 – Part 3

Ellie talks about what help courts can offer regarding children issues and discusses some of the terminology still being used regularly which is now out-of-date. Click here to listen.

August 2015- Part 4

Ellie moves on to discuss some FAQs about cases involving children, and how to get in touch with Ellie and the Harrogate Family Law Team. Click here to listen.

 

The court process for children issues

September 2015 – Part 1

Claudia Gilham talks about arrangements for your children, particularly when it comes to holidays abroad or moving abroad. Click here to listen.

September 2015 – Part 2

Claudia discusses what possible orders the court can make when it comes to issues concerning your children and explains some of the legal terminology. Click here to listen.

September 2015 – Part 3

Claudia moves on to chat about how the court process works when it comes to arrangements for your children. Click here to listen.

September 2015 – Part 4

Claudia finishes tonight’s show by talking about eight FAQs about cases involving children issues. Click here to listen.

 

What happens with your house on separation

October 2015 – Part 1

Andrew Meehan reveals details of the top award Harrogate Family Law has just won from the independent legal directory, Legal 500. We also celebrate their fifth anniversary later this month! Click here to listen.

October 2015 – Part 2

Andrew goes on to discuss occupation of your house on separation, inluding some FAQs about the family home including whether you should just move out and what other things you should consider. Click here to listen.

October 2015 – Part 3

Andrew finishes tonight’s show by talking about whether you can keep the house as part of your financial settlement on divorce and who decides. Click here to listen.

 

How to reach a financial settlement on divorce and how to ensure that your ex provides a true picture of their financial position

November 2015 – Part 1
Ellie Foster talks about how you go about the various ways of reaching a financial agreement with your ex. She also discusses whether it is really necessary to get an agreement written up.

Click here to listen.

 

November 2015 – Part 2
In this next part, Ellie talks about how vital it is to ensure that full details of your respective financial positions are provided when getting a financial agreement drawn up. 

Click here to listen.

 

November 2015 – Part 3

In the third part of November’s family law show, Ellie answers some Frequently Asked Questions including what to do when your ex refuses to co-operate with the divorce process.

Click here to listen.

 

November 2015 – Part 4
Ellie concludes November’s show by discussing two recent cases from the Supreme Court where husbands had not been honest about the financial circumstances, and she discusses their potential implications

Click here to listen.

 

Family law and Christmas

December 2015 – Part 1

Andrew Meehan from Harrogate Family Law discusses whether January really is the peak time for divorce proceedings and busts a few myths.

Click here to listen.

 

December 2015 – Part 2
In this part, Andrew give his top tips for couples in getting through Christmas.

Click here to listen.

 

December 2015 – Part 3
Christmas can be a difficult time if you’re separated and not spending it with your kids…some advice on getting through the festive season

Click here to listen to Andrew’s tips.

 

December 2015 – Part 4
This contains Andrew’s final round-up of top advice for Christmas, and putting the needs of the children first

Click here to listen.

 

Child maintenance

January 2016 – Part 1

Claudia Gilham from Harrogate Family Law talks about the basics of child maintenance including who is liable to pay it.

Click here to listen.

 

January 2016 – Part 2

In the second part of this show, Claudia discusses who the Child Maintenance Service are and how child maintenance is calculated.

Click here to listen.

 

January 2016 – Part 3

In the final part of January’s show, Claudia discusses how to agree child maintenance and get the agreement documented, as well as answering some FAQs.

Click here to listen.

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