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I am at the final hearing stage of my divorce. My husband
Hi Pearl, I am at the final hearing stage of my divorce. My husband didn't attend court at all last year. I had a final hearing in January and the judge just dismissed everything because my paperwork … read more
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Clare
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I'm currently starting divorce proceedings against my husband.
I'm currently starting divorce proceedings against my husband. Married for 6.5 years, separated 5 weeks ago. Him: 55 salary £22k savings £5k House (lived in since 1984, husband's sole name, mortgage p… read more
Clare
Clare
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My wife is threatening to divorce me on a regular basis and take all o
My wife is threatening to divorce me on a regular basis and take all of my assets. Is there anything that I should be doing to protect myself in case of the worst? Would she take half of my assets?… read more
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Clare
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Divorce, notice of proceedings question 6 on do I intend to
Divorce, notice of proceedings question 6 on do I intend to apply to the court to consider my financial position after the divorce, as we have not agreed any spilt of house or pensions etc should I sa… read more
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Clare
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Clare we have recenyly separated after 12years with two
Hi Clare we have recenyly separated after 12years with two girls I am now in a rented house ,I am paying for the girls but do I need to pay for the house as well… read more
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Clare
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Hi Clare I have been locked out of the matrimonial home by
Hi Clare I have been locked out of the matrimonial home by my Policewoman wife (again). Our situation Cohabiting 11 years, married 6, one five year old. Her situation House £340,000 Pension CETV £500,… read more
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Clare
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I have been separated from my wife 17 months and have been paying half
I have been separated from my wife 17 months and have been paying half towards the mortgage since. We have two grown up children who are in full time employment living with their mother. I am renting … read more
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Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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My wife and I are separating after 23 years of marriage. I
My wife and I are separating after 23 years of marriage. I earn about 55% more than my wife, we have two children, one is 21 who lives with us and is in work, the other is almost 18 and lives with us … read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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My x was a police inspector. He was sacked in August and states
My x was a police inspector. He was sacked in August and states that they have taken his pension. He has not been under a criminal investigation and I find it hard to believe that this is the case. I … read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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My partner was divorced a year ago, however, completion on
My partner was divorced a year ago, however, completion on the sale of the family home was in June this year. On advice from his solicitor he agreed in the consent order for his ex-wife to receive 70%… read more
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Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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Hi, I would like to apply to Court for a School fee order under
Hi, I would like to apply to Court for a School fee order under Schedule 1 of the Children's Act. My former partner's pre-bonus income is just below the CMEC threshold, but post bonus (in July) will e… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
35,566 satisfied customers
Hello, I am in the process of divorce and my dad left me some
Hello, I am in the process of divorce and my dad left me some money in his will. We have been together for 14 years and married 3 years, dad died two years ago. We have always shared half the bills, m… read more
James Mather
James Mather
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I am a police officer with 10 years in and my husband has 19
I am a police officer with 10 years in and my husband has 19 years in. He left me and now wants a divorce. We were married for around 7 years. I stopped paying into my pension around 2 years ago on ad… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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Hello, my partner has been separated from his ex wife for 9
Hello, my partner has been separated from his ex wife for 9 years but they are not divorced. He received a lump sum pension payout last year. She has somehow found out about this money and says she is… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have just come across my husbands diary which catalogues
I have just come across my husband's diary which catalogues 4 years of sleeping with a number of men and women. For the last 2.5 years we have been married and all this was still taking place. He was … read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
35,566 satisfied customers
Are assets accrued post-separation (prior to divorce) taken
Are assets accrued post-separation (prior to divorce) taken into account? After 14 or so years of marriage my wife left, and took our two sons (10 and 14). We had zero equity in our house at the time … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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Hi Clare, I have filled out divorce forms and on part 10 section
Hi Clare, I have filled out divorce forms and on part 10 section 3 regarding the financial order I am unsure if I have to tick the boxes or not. I have a work pension and no other assets but I do not … read more
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Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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My Mum and Dad divorced 28 years ago. The maintenance agreed
My Mum and Dad divorced 28 years ago. The maintenance agreed in the divorce was £400 payment per month from my Dad to my Mum unless Mum re-marries. She has never re-married and does not have a partner… read more
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Clare
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