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With Alan Carr announcing recently that he intends to get divorced, how easy is it to end a same-sex marriage?

The irretrievable breakdown of any marriage is proved by one of five facts, specifically:

  • Adultery
  • Unreasonable behaviour
  • Two year se…

If you are considering selling your business, it is vital that you start planning early. Spending time getting the business ready can enhance its value and ensure the sales process goes as smoothly as possible.

Here are our top five tips:

  1. Prepara…

As Spain joins France, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Portugal in legally recognising the needs of animals, I look at what rights pets have in divorce cases.

Over my years as a family lawyer, I have encountered many heart wrenching cases where pe…

Actor, Jason Momoa and his wife Lisa Bonet have announced that they are divorcing and ‘freeing each other’ after nearly 16 years together. Jason wrote on Instagram "The love between us carries on, evolving in ways it wishes to be known and lives. We …

It’s the New Year! For family lawyers everywhere, the typical cliché rings true that this is the busiest time of year, as couples inevitably re-evaluate their relationships over the festive break and, in some cases, take the decision to separate. The…

Property title fraud is where a criminal steals a property owner’s identity. The criminal can then apply for loans using the true owner’s property as collateral or they could attempt to sell or mortgage the property by pretending to be them. 

If the…