Category Archives for Your Family

Glad to Care Webinar

As part of Glad to Care Awareness week, we were delighted to be a part of the Glad to Care "Prepare for Your Future, Today" Webinar which our very own Alison Courtenay had the opportunity to present at

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Family Law Bulletin 1: Domestic Abuse Reform

The government’s re-introduction of the Domestic Abuse Bill in parliament on 3 March 2020 was widely welcomed by charities, the judiciary and family law professionals.There are a reported 2.4 million

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Turning Point in Divorce: The End of the Blame Game!

After more than 30 years campaigning for “no fault divorces”, the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill finally received Royal Assent on 30 June meaning that separating couples no longer need to

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Career Sacrifice and Compensation

The recently reported case of RC v JC has generated discussion concerning the concept of “compensation” for career sacrifice within matrimonial finance cases.The Wife and Mother in this particular

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Advice for Families with Child Arrangement Orders

Lockdown restrictions may have lifted ever so slightly recently, but the past eight weeks have presented many difficulties for families that are subject to child arrangement orders.  Adhering to lockdown

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Did you know that instructing a solicitor to administer your loved one’s estate could save you money?

Using a solicitor to administer your loved one’s estate could prove to be beneficial in more ways than one.  Not only are we here to meet your emotional needs but also to help with your financial

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The Myth of Common Law Marriage

​There would appear to be a wide misconception that by living with a partner, for a length of time, it is possible to acquire rights akin to those enjoyed by married couples and civil partners. Unfortunately

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What options do I have as an executor named in a Will?

With the way Covid-19 has affected our daily lives you may be wondering what happens if you find yourself appointed as an executor of somebody’s Will.The peculiar thing about Wills is that you may not

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What is Arbitration?

Are you facing long delays or adjournments in court proceedings as a result of the effect of the current COVID-19 crisis in resolving difficulties regarding a financial settlement or arrangements surrounding

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Can we move house during the COVID-19 lockdown?

This is a question many people are asking at the moment given the current situation in the UK.The Government has issued advice and guidance to all parties involved in the conveyancing process, from estate

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