Divorce – A beginner’s guide (the 6 most common questions answered)

Coming to terms with the reality that you are getting divorced is tough and those early days often feel like being on a rollercoaster. Getting through each day can be a challenge, never mind deciding what practical steps you need to take. We’ve simplified the process for you by setting out the answers to 6 of the most common questions people have when they are first faced with the prospect of divorce.

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.

5 questions you must ask your divorce solicitor

Getting the right divorce lawyer for you is very important.  You are going through perhaps the most difficult time of your life and you need to know that you have the very best on your side.  We have compiled 5 questions that we feel are essential to ask you family lawyer and explained why speaking to us is the best next step you can take.

With legal aid drastically cut back, Harrogate Family Law are delighted to be supporting a national, not-for-profit social enterprise working to provide accessible support to families through the difficulties of separation and divorce.

Harrogate Family Law are delighted to have contributed to 101 Questions Answered About Separating with Children, a new book to help separating parents keep their children’s best interests first. Harrogate Family Law are a long-term supporter of the social enterprise OnlyMums & OnlyDads and are a member of their Family Law Panel.