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Tag: maintenance

The straightforward answer is – as soon as possible.

People have different views about the right time to take legal advice when considering a separation. Some will come to see a solicitor before they have even told their partner of their decision. O…

If you are approaching a solicitor about a family issue, the chances are you are probably going through a really difficult period in your life. When making any other purchase that you are likely to spend a lot of money on, like a new car or the lates…

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…

Neves Solicitors has expanded two of their specialist teams with the appointment of Simon Porter and Tina Shah.

Simon Porter has joined as a Senior Associate in the Company Commercial department, working alongside the firm’s Joint Managing Partner a…

I have had several cases during my time as a Divorce Solicitor where I have had to advise clients in relation to joint accounts. Usually, I find there are two scenarios:

  1. Where one party has removed funds from the joint account without the other pe…

Marriages break down for all sorts of reasons. Sometimes, this is due to infidelity. You may find yourself in a position where your spouse is cohabiting with someone else, or you have met someone new and want to cohabit. If you are in this position, …