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Finishing touches to Form D11 (Deemed service of divorce
Finishing touches to Form D11 (Deemed service of divorce petition): Costs were reserved in the petition itself i.e. that the Respondent should pay the costs of the petition which were £410 court fee i… read more
Clare
Clare
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How do I Rescind My decree Nisis. Now my wife and I are back
How do I Rescind My decree Nisis. Now my wife and I are back together. we would like like to wipe the slate clean. Thanks… read more
Clare
Clare
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THIS QUESTION IS FOR CLARE ONLY: I live abroad and my now
THIS QUESTION IS FOR CLARE ONLY: I live abroad and my now ex-wife filed for divorce in November 2013. The Decree Nisi was granted in March 2014, at the same time a Costs Order was made “that the Respo… read more
Clare
Clare
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I originally filed for divorce in 2010, but the online company
I originally filed for divorce in 2010, but the online company I used to complete the petition made a mistake and the judge refused to issue a decree nisi. I thought I got the issue sorted in March 20… read more
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A decree nisi was granted against me yesterday because my solicitor
A decree nisi was granted against me yesterday because my solicitor did not lodge papers with the court advising them that I was opposing the divorce. The judge made it clear that they were long out o… read more
Clare
Clare
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my husband filed for divorce against me 21 months ago. Financial
my husband filed for divorce against me 21 months ago. Financial matters are now sorted i.e. house sold etc however he won't proceed with the divorce. How long do I have to wait before I can proceed w… read more
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UKfamsol
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Good afternoon. I have filed for divorce in 2009 and my
Good afternoon. I have filed for divorce in 2009 and my husband has not signed the paperwork. Divorced was on the grounds of adultery and domestic violence and abuse. He had strangled (tried) me previ… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
Hi I have been issued with divorce petition from my wife. I
Hi I have been issued with divorce petition from my wife. I have completed the necessary forms and sent these back to the court. I am just wondering what's the next step in the proceedings. Will we bo… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
Can you please clarify this situation for me? Jan 2011 my
Can you please clarify this situation for me? Jan 2011 my husband and I had seperated, he had been having an affair with the women next door. He put his petition - I cross petitioned this, my decree n… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
Hi, I am currently in the process of divorce. (Im petitioner)
Hi, I am currently in the process of divorce. (I'm petitioner) We are are awaiting the Judge to set the date for the Decree Nisi. (Respondent has signed petition and isn't defending & affidavit submit… read more
UKfamsol
UKfamsol
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I have just reveived my divorce papers after divorcing in Berlin.
I have just reveived my divorce papers after divorcing in Berlin. I am entering a civil partnership in the UK. The authorities there say a decree nisi (whatever that is!) is insufficient. Are my divor… read more
UKfamsol
UKfamsol
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Law Society Final Examination
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HI I received the Entitlement to a decree, that says It
HI I received the Entitlement to a decree, that says: It says that me as the Petitioner have proved the contents of petition and I am entitled to a decree of divorce, the facts proved being the Respon… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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hi,my question is recently the court has agreed to a decree
hi,my question is recently the court has agreed to a decree nisi,i have had a letter from my wifes solicitor asking me to pay a bill of £1150.00 which i feel i shouldnt have to pay because even thou m… read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
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As part of a divorce proceeding I lodged an application in
As part of a divorce proceeding I lodged an application in late March to contest a the validity of a Decree Nisi. This application was denied and, as I could not attend (3 days notice given for a hear… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,564 satisfied customers
I signed my divorce paper work in mid december that my wifes
I signed my divorce paper work in mid december that my wifes solicitors sent me as i was in agreement,just phoned to ask how much longer my decree nisi would be as im aware this should be about six we… read more
Clare
Clare
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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
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Bachelor's Degree
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Does a Respondent have to agree to Ancilliary relief for a
Does a Respondent have to agree to Ancilliary relief for a maintenance order, periodical payments order, secured provision order, lump sum order, property adjustment order, order under sections 24 B 2… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have filed for divorce after 15 years of seperation. My wife
I have filed for divorce after 15 years of seperation. My wife never sent back the petition so I sent one via bailiff. She still hasn;t responded after 2 weeks, what do I do now?… read more
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