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I will try and give a short version. husband left after 15 years and 3 kids later one is
I will try and give a short version. husband left after 15 years and 3 kids later one is disabled .never paid any money for anything , he brought another house in his sole name here in uk and a cautio… read more
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Clare
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my american husband adopted by two children and two grandchildren
my american husband adopted by two children and two grandchildren in New Mexico USA is the adoption legally binding in England?… read more
Clare
Clare
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Hi i am married with 2 bilogical children with him and one
Hi i am married with 2 bilogical children with him and one child from a previous relationship i want to know if my husband can adopt him without the blood fathers consent he isnt on my childs birth ce… read more
Clare
Clare
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My husband and I are in the process of divorce. (waiting Decree
My husband and I are in the process of divorce. (waiting Decree Nisi certificate) My husband is expecting a baby with his current girlfriend in May. He is worried if our divorce is not completed in ti… read more
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My ex husband, a well qualified and experienced reinsurance
My ex husband, a well qualified and experienced reinsurance lawyer took redundancy 3 years ago and transferred all his capital to his long standing lawyer girlfriend of 10 years including a property i… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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My sons father and I are divorced. He makes no effort to contact
My son's father and I are divorced. He makes no effort to contact him, even ignoring him at Xmas and doesn't respond to any of my repeated efforts to contact him. He gives no financial support. I am r… read more
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INC
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My girlfriend and I plan to get married next year. She has
My girlfriend and I plan to get married next year. She has a 9 year old son from her previous marriage. I am fully financially supporting my girlfriend and her son , she has not received any support /… read more
Clare
Clare
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I have a son to my 1st marriage, although he was never legally
I have a son to my 1st marriage, although he was never legally adopted he has alway been known by my second husband surname, By fluke he was isssued with a passport whist a member of HM Armed forces, … read more
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Michael Holly
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I am getting married to my russian girlfriend this year and
I am getting married to my russian girlfriend this year and i would like to adopt her 12 year old son.Can you please advise on the best method to resolve this issue.My girlfriend lives in russia with … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
My son is almost 7years old. His father left when he was 2.
My son is almost 7years old. His father left when he was 2. He had very little contact in the 1st year, visits were often cancelled. All contact stopped early 2007 for appox 7mths. On hearing i was wi… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
My girlfriend married a man 30 years ago knowing that he had
My girlfriend married a man 30 years ago knowing that he had been married previously and having been told by him that he was divorced when they met The marriage took place in the USA and 20 years late… read more
UKFamilySolicitor
UKFamilySolicitor
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My husband comitted adultry and wantsd a divorce. I do not
My husband comitted adultry and wantsd a divorce. I do not want one. He is trying to get me for unreasonable behaviour (I have witnesses who will vouch that we were actually very happy). We have been … read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
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Hi, I have a question regarding what will happen to my eldest
Hi, I have a question regarding what will happen to my eldest Son if I died suddenly. I have been married for a year to my Husband and we have a baby together. I have an older Son from a previous rela… read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
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I have had mediation today. My husband has said that he is
I have had mediation today. My husband has said that he is happy for me to stay in the house. He want to give his share to the children (hold it in trust until they are 18). But when they reach 18 we … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
I am now reaching the final stage of my divorce. Me and my
I am now reaching the final stage of my divorce. Me and my husband are attending mediation. I want to stay in the house with the children. I am not working and I do not intend to work because my young… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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Hi, I need some advice on adoption and changing my sons surname.
Hi, I need some advice on adoption and changing my sons surname. I have a 4 year old son from a previous relationship (we weren't married but he is on the birth certificate). I am getting married in J… read more
jusleen
jusleen
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Bachelor's Degree
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My sons father is mentally unstable and prone to violence
My son's father is mentally unstable and prone to violence / anger. He refuses to give permission for my son's step-dad to adopt him, but I worry what would happen if anything happened to me. Could yo… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
My ex-husband does not care about our son at all-he stopped
My ex-husband does not care about our son at all-he stopped paying maintenance in july last year(maintenance was set by court order during divorce proceed in Poland in 2005). He quit his job knowing h… read more
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Clare
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