Government rejects rescindment of divorce fee rise

Government rejects rescindment of divorce fee rise

“Help is available to those who qualify under the fee remissions scheme, known as Help with Fees, which helps to ensure that those who are unable to pay are not denied access to justice. In the circumstances of a divorce (or any other matter where the parties...
Parental Responsibility

Parental Responsibility

As we move towards the close of this glorious summer we turn our thoughts towards darker nights, cosy nights in watching “Strictly” and for those of us who enjoy football, the much awaited new season starts! However, by far the biggest change for families at this time...
Guide to Child Maintenance Law

Guide to Child Maintenance Law

What is Child Maintenance If you divorce your partner but you share a child together, you are responsible for the financial support of the child. These payments will be used towards the daily living and care costs involved when raising a child. Generally, child...
Getting a UK Prenuptial Agreement

Getting a UK Prenuptial Agreement

Many couples may consider a prenuptial agreement as an unnecessary contract that will damage their marriage before it even begins. But the reality of prenups is they are only there to protect your financial assets. Moreover, they can greatly simplify the division of...
We’re all going on a…

We’re all going on a…

For family lawyers, this can be a busy time of year as often issues arise for separated parents when they mention to the other the prospect of taking their children on holiday, be it in England and Wales, or abroad. Many parents are unaware that it is a criminal...