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DIVORCE in ENGLAND: Could someone explain the process and
DIVORCE in ENGLAND: Could someone explain the process and legal costs to get an order to prohibit the decree absolute before financials are settled.And also the process and costs to get an order (?) t… read more
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BackgroundHave secured Decree Nisi.I Want to secure Absolute
Background Have secured Decree Nisi. I Want to secure Absolute asap. My wife is petitioner, I am the respondent. ( she already has proceeds of primary asset, the family home, she received 50% and boug… read more
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I have been in the process of getting a divorce from my wife
I have been in the process of getting a divorce from my wife for almost 3 years. We are both nearing 60, the children have left home. Before Christmas my wife and I signed through a mediator a 50 50 s… read more
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Hi I have been issued with divorce petition from my wife. I
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My son is divorced and has been paying maintenance to his ex-wife
My son is divorced and has been paying maintenance to his ex-wife and 4 children under a court order since November 2007. He has the children every 2 weeks for the week-end (plus extra days at half-te… read more
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Please help me if you can. I have been separated from my
Please help me if you can. I have been separated from my wife for 6 years. we have 2 children, 13, and 12. we were married in 1997. my wife is now co-habiting with another man. my children live with t… read more
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Is the folowing statement true after the decree Nisi has been
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Hi Claire. Am wondering (read worrying) whether it would be
Hi Claire. Am wondering (read: worrying) whether it would be possible for my husband to divorce me without making any financial settlement at all? The background is that currently, he is holding all o… read more
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I am approaching the point where the decree nisi is to be pronounced,
I am approaching the point where the decree nisi is to be pronounced, I agreed a clean break financial settlement in November 2010, but delays by my wife and her solicitors have meant that we are only… read more
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Hello Pete, Having received all the notices following decree
Hello Pete, Having received all the notices following decree nisi, my ex and her solicitors want my proposal with regards XXXXX XXXXX finances and assets which may be worth about 350k aside from debts… read more
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Hi there, I am divorced and have agreed at mediation (2
Hi there, I am divorced and have agreed at mediation (2 years ago) a financial settlement with my ex-wife where we share assets/liabilities 50:50. Her solicitor recently wrote to say that they could n… read more
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I am at decree nisi as of this week. My wife is divorcing me.
I am at decree nisi as of this week. My wife is divorcing me. Up to now I/we have tried to keep it reasonable and we are about to try and conclude the financial side. She appointed a lawyer to handle … read more
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I recently got a lot of advise regarding my pending divorce
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I am in the process of divorce - I am the Petitioner. My husband
I am in the process of divorce - I am the Petitioner. My husband and I have reached agreement re financial settlement between ourselves via solicitors. Is it still required by the rules of Family Law … read more
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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
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Hi there, Im an asylum seeker looking to get a divorce. we
Hi there, I'm an asylum seeker looking to get a divorce. we have a 2 year old son. whats the best way to go about it… read more
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after 18 month myself and ex to be are still trying to get
after 18 month myself and ex to be are still trying to get divorced my solicitor has been brilliant all paper work done ,my wife filed divorce on me ,we recieved decree nisi through on 9.1.09 .then 6 … read more
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