UK Family Law

UK Family Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Family Law Questions
How can I find out when my mum was diagnosed with dementia
How can I find out when my mum was diagnosed with dementia or something similar? Also how can I find out when she was deemed as not capable of making her own decisions? This is important as my sister … read more
frantzgregory
frantzgregory
Post-Doctoral Degree
92 satisfied customers
My mum has just gone into care due to dementia. She does
My mum has just gone into care due to dementia. She does have savings, but I don't know how much. My sister who has lived with her for the past few years, as her carer, will soon put mum's house up fo… read more
Miles-Solicitor
Miles-Solicitor
9 satisfied customers
Clare - I'm in the UK and am married to a 63 year old man
Hi Clare - I'm in the UK and am married to a 63 year old man who was diagnosed with a young onset vascular dementia 4 years ago. Due to the unusual type of dementia, he can present as perfectly normal… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,535 satisfied customers
I have a family feud with my sisters family, my husband and I keep receiving accusing lett
I have a family feud with my sisters family, my husband and I keep receiving accusing letters and we want it stopped, how do we do this please because there is no verbal communication and previous att… read more
Stuart j
Stuart j
Solicitor
24,615 satisfied customers
A grandparent has died and left some money to my mum. My mum
A grandparent has died and left some money to my mum. My mum is mentally ill and therefore her bills and daily living are dealt with by me. My family are unsure what to do about mum's inheritance as s… read more
Stuart j
Stuart j
Solicitor
24,615 satisfied customers
Hi My 84 year old mother is living with us - we rescued her
Hi My 84 year old mother is living with us - we rescued her from a home - my sister is her lasting power of attorney for health and finance. We told my sister about problems in the care home but she w… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,535 satisfied customers
Under the Freedom of Information Act (or other means) can I
Under the Freedom of Information Act (or other means) can I request my mother's file from Social Services? I am her next of kin and following the social workers intervention at the beginning of this y… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,535 satisfied customers
What would happen to my brother who lives with my mother of
What would happen to my brother who lives with my mother of 90 years old if he or nobody else has power of attorney for her and she is diagnosed with dementia?… read more
JGM
JGM
Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
6,700 satisfied customers
My Dad Mum and brother were buying a house my Dad has since
My Dad Mum and brother were buying a house my Dad has since died and Mum now in a home all 3 names are XXXXX XXXXX proprietorship register now my brother wants to sell the house for him self he his ta… read more
John Knox
John Knox
Solicitor
Post-graduate diploma in law
1,159 satisfied customers
Can my wifes sister exclude her when it comes to making a will
Can my wifes sister exclude her when it comes to making a will for their mum my wifes sister has asked one of the grandchildren to act as an executor? my wife & her sister do not talk to each other & … read more
Stuart j
Stuart j
Solicitor
24,615 satisfied customers
I am 54 and have been looking after my mother as a carer for
I am 54 and have been looking after my mother as a carer for the last three years and before that ran errands for her and my dad who had a stroke in 2002 and could not speak (he died in 2006). I sold … read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
12,085 satisfied customers
My brother pressured my mother (who was ill with alzheimers
My brother pressured my mother (who was ill with alzheimers at the time and in a rest home) sign power of Attorney to him but he wouldn't tell mum what she was signing and she couldn't see it as she h… read more
Joshua
Joshua
Lawyer
LL.B (Hons), Prof. Dip. Law & Pract
12,085 satisfied customers
Myself and my 4 siblings lost our father to cancer 10 years
Myself and my 4 siblings lost our father to cancer 10 years ago and it was such a shock to my mum that she slowly became a recluse. Gave up her job, didn't go out socially and spent more time indoors … read more
Michael Holly
Michael Holly
Bachelor's Degree
6,325 satisfied customers
My mother passed away if february afetr she was admitted to
My mother passed away if february afetr she was admitted to hospital with a broken pelvic bone. She was being seen 4 times a day by carers, her evening carer on 31st Jan found my mother on the floor, … read more
UKfamsol
UKfamsol
Solicitor
Law Society Final Examination
318 satisfied customers
Hi as a grandparent of twins taken into foster care what rights
Hi as a grandparent of twins taken into foster care what rights do I have with regard to visiting them? And do I have the right to apply to foster them myself and be paid as a foster carer… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,535 satisfied customers
my sister and her ex partner split up 9 months ago, they have
my sister and her ex partner split up 9 months ago, they have a 7 year old son and since then he has repeatedly failed to see my nephew,failed to pay any maintenance for him and today he waited until … read more
Joanne B
Joanne B
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
405 satisfied customers
hiya my sister has seperated from her husband they have got
hiya my sister has seperated from her husband they have got a 18 month old son together and he is meant to live with my sister (his mum) and both mum and father agreed out of court the baby concerned … read more
jusleen
jusleen
Family Lawyer
Bachelor's Degree
627 satisfied customers
My Mother is 70 years of age and has been diagnosed and has
My Mother is 70 years of age and has been diagnosed and has been suffering with dementia for a number of years. Progressively getting worse. I recieved an out of the blue phone call the other day that… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,535 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

A quick response, a succinct and helpful answer in simple English. I believe I can now confront the counter party with confidence -- worth the 30 bucks!

RickLeeds, UK

I did not know a French Law service existed and I was very impressed with the speed of reply --- very professional. Many thanks!

Ms. BakerAlfafar, Spain

Thank you so much for your help. Your answers were really useful and came back so quickly. Great!

MaggieUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Clare

Clare

Family Solicitor

13,535 satisfied customers

25 years experience of all aspects of family law

jusleen

jusleen

Family Lawyer

627 satisfied customers

Qualified Family Solicitor practising family law since 1999. Member of resolution.

Thomas

Thomas

Solicitor

410 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

Joanne B

Joanne B

Family Solicitor

405 satisfied customers

Qualified 1999 with over 12 years experience in Family Law.

UKfamsol

UKfamsol

Solicitor

318 satisfied customers

Woman solicitor, qualified in 1994, specialist in family law, accredited with Resolution

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

186 satisfied customers

LL.B, LPC, LL.M, Pg.Dip, Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

Kasare

Kasare

Solicitor

174 satisfied customers

LLB (Hons)

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x