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My name isXXXXX am a divorce lawyer and I am happy to assist you.
May I ask for a little patience because I have to type out my answer.
Hi, ok what is your take on my situation?
This is a very complex legal matter.
If you live in a relationship without being married you have no claims concerning things of everyday live for example who bought the food , who paid for gas and so on
This is different if you contribute to something that has a certain value for example equipment for a house.
That is OK. I am only interested in getting my share of my investment in equipment etc.
As she alone is in the land register she is the owner of the house. You paid for some of the equipment and you paid it becuase you had certain expectations , i.e, that you would continue living together
This is the so - called Geschäftsgrundlage , the basis of your financial transaction
When you separated there was no basis anymore , because why should you pay for the equipment if you do not benefit by being able to live in the house
So German Family Courts habe decided that you have a claim of getting some money back.
This is legally immensely complicated because strictly speaking you do not get back what you have paid but it msut be considered how your investments have contributed to an increased value of the house.
So if your 25k are in the house because now it fetches a better price you are enttitled to getting money back.
Of course you will have to prove how much money you have paid , so if you still have the bills and bank statements, great
As for your time there also could be a compensation but again you would have to prove that
So my advice is you go to a lawyer, and it msut be an expert, Fachanwalt für Familienrecht, like myself , so he can assist you in claiming your money
O that is it
Have you got any questions ? Be my guest
OK, it s how I thought it would be. Keep track of costs, invoices etc. I hope that we will reach a private agreement but from experience I know that personal agreements can fall apart when it comes to money and I needed to know what my legal stance is.
It is always a question of what can be proved
OK, I have the invoices, receipts, photos of work done etc, so I should have a good case if needed.Thank-you
Yes that is good
Can I assist you any further ?
Thanks, XXXXX XXXXX that I have everything.
If I have helped I would very much appreciate a positive feedback
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