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Claire I had a consent order done this year a couple of
Hi Claire I had a consent order done this year a couple of months ago now. My solicitor left out RPI when I specifically requested it. I emailed her and she said there's no point and that only if ther… read more
Clare
Clare
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Bachelor's Degree
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There is a consent order from 2009 under which I pay £500 a
There is a consent order from 2009 under which I pay £500 a month to my ex-wife for the care of our two children (16 and 14). They have always spent part of the week at home with me, but over the past… read more
James Mather
James Mather
Hi, i am trying to do an out of court settlement with my ex
Hi, i am trying to do an out of court settlement with my ex husband in regards XXXXX XXXXX to his child. in an out of court settlement can i ask for maintenence as he earns 2k but because he pays no c… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
My wife and I were divorced in 2000 we have 2 children and
My wife and I were divorced in 2000 we have 2 children and a court order was made for maintenance payments for both until they were 17. The order for my son was extended until he was 19 because he wou… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
The father is in prison [life sentence] and earns less than
The father is in prison [life sentence] and earns less than £5.00 per day Can the CSA apply maintenance retrospectively between the 2 children's ages and the time when they are 18 yrs, The father has … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
Can I change a consent order signed in March 2009? We separated
Can I change a consent order signed in March 2009? We separated in 2007 and divorced in 2009, I have two children from this previous marriage who I speak to every day and see every other weekend. I ag… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
Hello. This is a UK Child Maintenance question. My wife
Hello. This is a UK Child Maintenance question. My wife has been divorced for 13 years now. Her ex was ordered by a Court Order to provide maintenance for her 2 children. Though the Court Order said h… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
UK Family Law. My child is 18 and I would like to get the
UK Family Law. My child is 18 and I would like to get the court order for maintenance changed so that I can pay her directly whilst she is at University. I have an Attachment of Earnings Order for bot… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
Hello, My partner was divorced in May 2003 and had a consent
Hello, My partner was divorced in May 2003 and had a consent order with a maintenance payment that was index linked to rpi for the father of her daughter. He has continued to pay but only at the origi… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
I am currently negotiating with my ex-wife with respect to
I am currently negotiating with my ex-wife with respect to the ongoing level of child maintenance payments for our two children (9 & 11). We are both re-married and I have one child (aged 2). The orig… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
HI My divorce settlement saya I have to pay the mortgage up
HI My divorce settlement saya I have to pay the mortgage up to a maximum of £250 in lue of child maintenance. My question is if I am paying child maintenance direct to the child for the full amount un… read more
Joanne B
Joanne B
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
405 satisfied customers
I have been separated for 4 years and formally divorced for
I have been separated for 4 years and formally divorced for 18 months. As part of my divorce my ex wife receives spousal maintenance of 900 pounds per month which is index linked based on RPI. This wa… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
My husband got divorced from his wife in 2002. He had two children
My husband got divorced from his wife in 2002. He had two children with her who are now 18 and 17. He has been paying two payments, child maintenance and private school fees. Amounts approx 2000/month… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
I was divorced in 1996 and have paid Child Maintenance under
I was divorced in 1996 and have paid Child Maintenance under a Court Order since then for my two children. I am now remarried with one additional child. The maintenance payments under the Court Order … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
Legal obiligation to pay maintenence after gap year finishes
Legal obiligation to pay maintenence after gap year finishes and son off to uni - no payments made in gap year Court order states payment continues until "they attain the age of 17 years or cease full… read more
Joanne B
Joanne B
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
405 satisfied customers
Hi My husband has three sons from a previous marriage. He
Hi My husband has three sons from a previous marriage. He pays through the CSA for the 13 and 16 year old, however his eldest son is 19 and has gone back into full time education (A levels). He did at… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
i have a consent order of the court from my divorce (december
i have a consent order of the court from my divorce (december 2007) stating maintenance payments to be paid by my ex husband - i have already paid costs to enforce this to no avail and now have been t… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
35,454 satisfied customers
I have a court order for maintenance for my two children until
I have a court order for maintenance for my two children until they are 17 or leave full time education. My ex is now seeking to extend maintenance for my children whilst they are at University, threa… read more
A.Stewart
A.Stewart
Master's Degree
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