Spousal maintenance – How long can you be expected to financially support your ex?

If you are making spousal maintenance payments to your ex, you will understandably question whether you are still expected to pay when they have moved a new partner in and no longer seems to be having to manage on their own.

How to protect family money when your children divorce 

We understand that families often help each other financially and that the prospect of your child divorcing, especially if you have assisted them financially during their marriage, can be worrying.  Here we look at the steps you can take to safeguard your investment if your son or daughter separate or divorce.

Dividing pensions on divorce: How to choose the right option

There are three different ways to deal with pensions on divorce.  Pension attachment orders, pension sharing orders and offsetting.  It’s important to choose the right option for your circumstances or you may lose out financially.  Therefore, we have put a helpful guide below to help you understand more about these different options.

How to pay your divorce costs

The cost of seeking expert legal advice can be such a concern for some people that they delay going to a solicitor until they absolutely have to. This is completely understandable, particularly at a time when your future financial security is so uncertain.  But the issue of how you pay your divorce costs is something we can help you with and it shouldn’t stop you getting the support you need. The sooner you get expert legal advice, the better.

We are separating amicably – do I need a solicitor?

It is always preferable to resolve the child arrangements and the division of assets amicably.

It is often a more cost-effective way to divorce, as well as minimising the stress and disruption that an acrimonious separation can cause. We are always supportive of clients who want to achieve an amicable settlement.