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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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Lockdown Sees an Increase in Domestic Violence

It is very sobering to hear of reports in the news that the Coronavirus lockdown has resulted in a soaring rise in domestic violence.  Recent figures put it at a 25% increase but that may be an underestimate. 

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What is a Living Will & do I need one?

ADVANCE DECISIONS aka Living Wills In recent weeks we have seen a wave of uncertainty and panic across the world.  The current Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in many people looking at how they can

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Coronavirus: Can I still make a Will?

Oliver Nelms - Legal expertWith the continued escalation of the Coronavirus situation around the UK and the world, it is little surprise that the question many solicitors and Will makers are facing from

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Get Your Will Done

‘Over half of UK adults don’t have a Will’Do You Know the Cost of Dying Without a Will? Making a Will can seem like a daunting task and it is one we usually put off. But with the Treasury gaining

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How the Covid-19 pandemic is impacting more than just our health

Self-imposed confinement is predicted to cause a spike in divorce rate.There is no question that the everchanging Coronavirus climate is certainly unsettling, particularly for those who are vulnerable

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Divorce and Separation Lawyers

If you are you are looking for a divorce lawyer near you, our dedicated team of family legal experts are handpicked for their experience in working with people who are seeking legal assistance for a relationship

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