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Protection from lockdown losses

Protection from lockdown losses

Lindsey Canning, head of Family Law at Wake Smith Solicitors, discusses options and looks at post marital agreements for clarity on asset division.

Financial orders are vital when divorcing

Financial orders are vital when divorcing

Many people are not aware that a divorce itself does not bring to an end the financial claims that separating spouses can make against each other. Deborah Marsh, associate and collaborative lawyer in the Family…

No fault divorce from Autumn 2021

No fault divorce from Autumn 2021

"No-fault" divorces will come into force in England and Wales from Autumn 2021. The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill, which will stop couples blaming each other and allow irretrievable breakdown as a…

Coronavirus – will it make or break your relationship?

Coronavirus – will it make or break your relationship?

There has been a lot of speculation and coverage in the media about the impact coronavirus may have on divorce rates. The news headlines predict that, following the Government imposed lockdown due to coronavirus…

Co-parenting during the Coronavirus outbreak

Co-parenting during the Coronavirus outbreak

With non-essential travel, social distancing, self-isolation and school closures enforced across the UK, how best can you manage co-parenting during the coronavirus outbreak? Lindsey Canning, head of Family Law…