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DIVORCE in ENGLAND: Could someone explain the process and
DIVORCE in ENGLAND: Could someone explain the process and legal costs to get an order to prohibit the decree absolute before financials are settled.And also the process and costs to get an order (?) t… read more
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frantzgregory
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I have an interim maintenance order from 2012, which has been
I have an interim maintenance order from 2012, which has been adhered to up to now, and both parties are happy with the amounts agreed within it. My ex-wife moved to the USA shortly after the interim … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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Hello These divorce proceeding are very lengthy due to my
Hello These divorce proceeding are very lengthy due to my Wife not cooperating in matters. i wrote to you a while back and inquired what would happen if I am to apply for the decree nisi without a set… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
My partner is currently applying for a divorce and has cited
My partner is currently applying for a divorce and has cited unreasonable behaviour. He was granted his decree nisi on Jan 3rd. We have just been informed that his wife is seeking to delay the decree … read more
Michael Holly
Michael Holly
Bachelor's Degree
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My partner has been granted a decree nisi. He is being advised
My partner has been granted a decree nisi. He is being advised not to apply for the decre absolute until the family home in which he still lives is sold. The title deeds are in his sole name.We are pl… read more
UKFamilySolicitor
UKFamilySolicitor
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My wife in process of starting procedings with a solicitor
My wife in process of starting procedings with a solicitor ( been sent client care documents) Plan is she will be the petitioner. i the respondent.reason is my adultery.However she is reluctant, and u… read more
Michael Holly
Michael Holly
Bachelor's Degree
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Please help me if you can. I have been separated from my
Please help me if you can. I have been separated from my wife for 6 years. we have 2 children, 13, and 12. we were married in 1997. my wife is now co-habiting with another man. my children live with t… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
my wife applied for a divorce . i agreed, a dicri nisi has
my wife applied for a divorce . i agreed, a dicri nisi has been given,but my wife refuses to apply for the absolute. What can i do… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
my wife and i are soon to divorce after starting our divorce
my wife and i are soon to divorce after starting our divorce proceedings last july. we have agreed on a financial settlement which will allow her to keep the land and property in the philippines which… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
Hi Claire. Am wondering (read worrying) whether it would be
Hi Claire. Am wondering (read: worrying) whether it would be possible for my husband to divorce me without making any financial settlement at all? The background is that currently, he is holding all o… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
Good evening, are you really on-line @ this time of night My
Good evening, are you really on-line @ this time of night? My situation could be tricky, but there are assets involved: however, with my obligations, cash is fairly short, but I could afford bits and … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
My wife is religious and whilst she understands that our marriage
My wife is religious and whilst she understands that our marriage is over has refused to sign any documents. I have a decree nisi and have come to a verbal agreement over the finances which she is hap… read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
Partner
Bachelor's Degree
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In june 2007 my finaces grandfarther bought her a car to learn
In june 2007 my finace's grandfarther bought her a car to learn to drive in, the car was purchased for £2500. The car was registered in my name so became the registered keeper. In December 2007 my fia… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
My partner is getting a divorce the nisi has gone through but
My partner is getting a divorce the nisi has gone through but her solicitor has sent the papers back because he hadn't signed certain parts of it for instance she has already in section two dismissed … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,577 satisfied customers
A couple seperate after 25 years marriage. 3 years pass and
A couple seperate after 25 years marriage. 3 years pass and a Decree Nisi (NOT absolute)is issued in late April 2009 subject to a financial settlement yet to be agreed. The couple then get back togeth… read more
jusleen
jusleen
Family Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
627 satisfied customers
I am currently going through a divorce, i received the decree
I am currently going through a divorce, i received the decree nisi july 2009, however my wife cannot agree to financial terms. She (as the petitioner) has chosen to drop the divorce proceedings. What … read more
jusleen
jusleen
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Bachelor's Degree
627 satisfied customers
hello, I have just filled in the form to consent to my husbands
hello, I have just filled in the form to consent to my husbands divorce petition. we have agreed on a settlement figure via his solicitor,however i have nothing in writing yet.. I cannot afford a soli… read more
jusleen
jusleen
Family Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
627 satisfied customers
I have been issued with an Interim Residence order and Interim
I have been issued with an Interim Residence order and Interim Contact order in my name (the father), due to my estranged wife's alcohol problems, for my son. She issued divorce proceedings against me… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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