Top North East Family Law Specialists, Major Family Law comment in the Journal when people go through a divorce, the division of the parties’ finances can be a daunting matter. With so many issues to resolve, the additional complication of one party owning a business can be overwhelming.
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The leading North East specialist family law practice, Major Family Law, as commented in the Journal, have once again extended the breadth of their niche expertise with the appointment of experienced and highly respected senior lawyer, Jonathan Dunkley from Muckle LLP.
High Value Matrimonial Law Experience
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Joanne Major, Principal of the North East’s specialist family law firm, Major Family Law, comments in the Tyne Valley Express as a Tyne Valley resident and with my business based at the Eastern end of the Tyne Valley corridor, my heart is firmly in this stunning part of our region.
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Leading Family Law Divorce Specialists, Major Family Law state in the North East Times there is a common misconception that once you are divorced, that draws a line under everything, legally speaking. Many people believe that once their divorce has been finalised, that also finalises any outstanding financial issues and prevents either party… read more
Joanne Major, Principal of the leading divorce and family law practice in the North East comments in the Accent magazine a man in a film once said, “If things didn’t end badly, they wouldn’t end”. Put another way, if things didn’t end badly, we family lawyers would be out of a job, right? Well, actually no…. read more
Top divorce and family law solicitor in Newcastle and Hexham, Joanne Major states 22 April 2014 saw the implementation of the largest reform of the family justice system in a lifetime. If you have no reason to come into regular contact with the court system nor have any connection with the legal profession, you could… read more
Newcastle and Northumberland’s Divorce and Family Law Specialist, Joanne Major states in the North East Times that Family lawyers are bracing themselves for a sea change in the way that the family court system works; these changes came into force last month. Many of these changes won’t be noticed by members of the public who… read more
Northumberland and Hexham’s Leading Divorce Specialist, Joanne Major of Major Family Law, comments in the Journal that today the family justice system gets a major reboot that the UK’s most senior family judge has hailed as a “revolution” that will fundamentally change the culture of the family courts. The reforms are intended to make family… read more
Leading Newcastle and Hexham Divorce Specialist, Joanne Major comments in the North East Times on 1st April, I celebrated 5 years in business as Major Family Law. Having previously worked only as an employed solicitor in my professional career, I took what seemed a monumental step of creating my own, completely new business from scratch,… read more
Newcastle’s Top Divorce and Family Law Specialists, Major Family Law comment on an article in the Journal: A group of seven leading North East divorce and family law specialists are today launching an innovative new service for separating couples who cannot afford to pay two lawyers to do everything for them.
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Lucinda Connell, Senior Solicitor with Newcastle and Hexham’s Specialist family law firm, Major Family Law, comments in the North East Times that International Women’s Day in March saw the rolling out across the country of a scheme to protect women against violent partners.
The Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme, known as Clare’s Law, allows the police… read more
Newcastle and Hexham’s Top Divorce and Family Law Specialists, Major Family Law comments in the North East Times:
We’re all guilty of procrastination, especially when it involves dealing with something we’d much rather avoid. Whether it’s wilful avoidance, an overly vague intention, or because we’re too easily distracted, we let things slide all the time.
Newcastle and Hexham’s leading family law divorce specialist, Joanne Major comments in the Tyne Valley Express:
Spring is upon us once again, traditionally the season of fertility and new beginnings. Colour is bursting through the earth in the form of snowdrops, crocuses and daffodils, hinting at the promise of longer, warmer days.
If only the… read more
Newcastle and Hexham’s Best Lawyer, Joanne Major comments in the North East Times: January’s media has been full of the usual post Christmas divorce talk, claiming an increase in the habitual January spike in the divorce rate following the strains of the festive period.
One recent broadsheet article asserted that “six out of 10 parents who… read more
Newcastle’s Top Divorce and Family Lawyer, Joanne Major of Major Family Law, comments in the Journal:
A NORTH East law firm is among those paving the way with a new initiative set to revolutionise how services are offered to separating families.
LawyerSupportedMediation.com, run by social enterprise Advantage Resolution Ltd, brings lawyers and family mediators together to offer… read more
See Newcastle’s Top Divorce and Family Law firm’s article in the Tyne Valley Express:
Traditionally, January is a time for fresh starts, new ventures, and putting into effect those New Year’s resolutions. The New Year invites a retrospective, reflecting on what the previous year held as well as looking forward to what the coming year… read more
See Newcastle’s Top Divorce and Family Law firm’s article in the North East Times:
January: the traditional month for re-ordering your life, joining a gym, vowing never to drink again, and contemplating a fresh start. It is also the month in which divorce rates traditionally soar, with the month sometimes seeing… read more
Newcastle’s Top Divorce and Family Law Specialist has won a national award, beating off competition from across the country.
Major Family Law, based in Ponteland, was winner of Most Innovative Family Lawyer of the Year Award at Jordan Publishing’s third Family Law Awards. Only two North East legal practices were represented on the awards… read more
Leading Newcastle’s Top Divorce and Family Law Specialist, Joanne Major comments in the Tyne Valley Express
Have you started your Christmas shopping yet? Every year, this question vehemently divides the nation’s shoppers: those who salt away gifts from August onwards and have everything wrapped by mid-October are a source of continual irritation to those who –… read more
Newcastle’s Top Divorce and Family Law Specialist, Joanne Major comments in the North East Times
The last couple of months have been monumental for niche family law practice, Major Family Law. At the end of September, the latest edition of the Legal 500 was published, naming Major Family Law as a top tier practice once… read more