Do I have to attend mediation in relation to financial matters arising from a divorce?
Mediation is a way of resolving financial matters arising from the breakdown of a relationship without the need to attend Court. The process is entirely …Read Moreabout Do I have to attend mediation in relation to financial matters arising from a divorce?
HMCTS Court Portal lifting the burden of Family Court delays
It has not been missed by all here at Ringrose Law that there has been a huge rise in the waiting time of Court activity. …Read Moreabout HMCTS Court Portal lifting the burden of Family Court delays
Is my spouse entitled to half my pension if we divorce?
Pensions can be one of the most valuable assets an individual has and, as such, should always be considered when reaching a financial settlement as …Read Moreabout Is my spouse entitled to half my pension if we divorce?
What is a clean break consent order in divorce proceedings and do I need one?
Many people assume that once they are divorced their ex-spouse has no future financial claim against them. This is simply not the case. Where a …Read Moreabout What is a clean break consent order in divorce proceedings and do I need one?
Help your divorce lawyer to help you: What I need to tell my family lawyer during the first…
Embarking on divorce, civil partnership dissolution or judicial separation or even the mere prospect of discussing such can be a distressing and sobering thought. It …Read Moreabout Help your divorce lawyer to help you: What I need to tell my family lawyer during the first appointment?
Resolution Code of Practice
I am a Member of Resolution which is a community of Family Justice Professionals who work with families and individuals to resolve issues in a …Read Moreabout Resolution Code of Practice
Divorce and Brexit – The Final Straw
A recent report by the Head of the UK’s largest family law organisation warns that the stress of Brexit is adding to pressure on couples …Read Moreabout Divorce and Brexit – The Final Straw
Tougher Enforcement Powers
Family Solicitors welcome Court for tougher enforcement powers. The Law Commission has called for a cultural change to ensure Family Financial Orders are enforced more …Read Moreabout Tougher Enforcement Powers
Full Disclosure in Financial Proceedings
The importance of full disclosure in financial proceedings Earlier this year there was much ado concerning the divorce settlement between James Goddard-Watts, the Screwfix millionaire …Read Moreabout Full Disclosure in Financial Proceedings
Dividing Pensions on Divorce or Dissolution of Civil Partnership
In Divorce or Dissolution the Pension can be the biggest asset after the family home. There are many different types of pensions, for example work …Read Moreabout Dividing Pensions on Divorce or Dissolution of Civil Partnership
England Granted Jurisdiction in Anglo-Scottish Maintenance Dispute
England Granted Jurisdiction in Anglo-Scottish Maintenance Dispute A High Court Judge has ruled that an English Court has jurisdiction over a maintenance dispute despite the …Read Moreabout England Granted Jurisdiction in Anglo-Scottish Maintenance Dispute
ANCILLARY RELIEF We all need to be aware of the importance of providing full financial disclosure to the Court with regard to financial matters, recently …Read Moreabout Ancillary Relief