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Tag: divorce settlements

On the breakdown of a relationship, consideration will need to be given to the arrangements for any children, including with which parent they should live and how often they should spend time with the other. If parents are unable to agree these arran…

Many of you will be aware that the 'no fault divorce' bill gained Royal Assent last year.

But when is it due to become law?
It is hoped that the changes introduced by the Act will come into effect in autumn 2021.

Present Divorce Law

Under the Prese…

SEPARATING OR GETTING DIVORCED?

A MUST READ FOR THOSE CONSIDERING A DO-IT-YOURSELF DIVORCE

As we look back over the past year, I think about all the new clients who have instructed me where they have attempted to deal with divorce or financial mat…

Neves Solicitors is delighted to announce that Emily Pope qualified as a Family Law solicitor on 3rd December 2020. Emily joined Neves Solicitors in September 2018 as a trainee solicitor. As part of her training she has had seats in the Conveyancing,…

Men are not automatically prejudiced by the legal system on divorce. However, most men will have heard horror stories about women getting the lion share of the money and children’s time. This is often where men have accepted the role of main breadwin…

Parents often decide the arrangements for child maintenance payments between themselves, with payment usually made on a monthly basis. Alternatively, if this is not possible, they can apply to the Child Maintenance Service (CMS and for those of you o…