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People often believe that when you get divorced and have your Decree Absolute you are protected financially. The truth is that matrimonial finances are an entirely separate area of law. Even if you are divorced your ex-spouse could make a financial c…

Senior Associate and Head of Luton Private Client, Maxine Braham, has qualified as a Full Member of The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).

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WARMEST CONGRATULATIONS MAXINE!

Full STEP members are internationally recognised as experts in…

Businesses can be an emotive subject when a relationship breaks down. Often those that have built a business from the ground up or have a business that centres around their particular skill set do not feel they should be forced to sell or share part …

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…