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My husband moved out of the family home nearly a year ago,
My husband moved out of the family home nearly a year ago, I work 2.5 days a week but have always been the primary careers and dealt with everything. The girls are 4 and six and he is asking to have t… 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
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 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
13,515 satisfied customers
Hi, I got divorced in septembre and I have 2 children born
Hi, I got divorced in septembre and I have 2 children born after 2003. On the divorce paper I agreed to leave my boys residence to their mum address and to give 180 child maintenance. Unfortunately, a… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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Hello. I have been with my husband for the last 10 yrs and
Hello. I have been with my husband for the last 10 yrs and have been married for 6 and half of that. i feel i need to leave him but iam financially reliant on him and he knows this. He has his own com… read more
Michael Holly
Michael Holly
Bachelor's Degree
6,304 satisfied customers
My brother married in 2005 and the marriage ended in 2010.
My brother married in 2005 and the marriage ended in 2010. They are not divorced yet. During the marriage they lived with my mother in what has been the family home since 1987. My brother owns a third… read more
legaleagleA
legaleagleA
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Bachelor's Degree
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My husband is now refusing to let me take the kids, 11, 16
My husband is now refusing to let me take the kids, 11, 16 & 18. We have a 6 bed house and I was going to rent a 2 bed apt, oldest son going to University. My husband is an emotional bully and is feed… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
My ex has since asked for shared care (50-50). However what
My ex has since asked for shared care (50-50). However what he really means is a split right down the middle (ie. 4 overnight stays per week), I am against it as previous incidents has shown that he d… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
We are married but going through rough patch some divorce talk,the
We are married but going through rough patch some divorce talk,the question is the house we live in was bought by his mum outright but the deed in his name (through inheritance scheme which means afte… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
How does the law divide up property on a divorce - if joint
How does the law divide up property on a divorce - if joint custody is granted then presumably the second property needs to be large enough to house the kids for the shared time ? In reality this is u… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
My partner of 5 years has left me, we have 2 children 4 and
my partner of 5 years has left me, we have 2 children 4 and 2 years old, im a good dad and love them both dearly, my ex can be really nasty she said that if i go for joint custody that she will say i … read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
I am considering a separation from my husband, we have 2 children
I am considering a separation from my husband, we have 2 children together and I also have a child from a previous relationship. Where do we stand with custody arrangements as my husband insists on jo… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
Tricky divorce question.. My mum and dad are lving separate
Tricky divorce question.. My mum and dad are lving separate lives in the same house. He is 59 and she is 65. They have not had a relationship for some time (years) and yet are not able to move on with… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
I need advice regarding the financial settlement I am negotiating
I need advice regarding the financial settlement I am negotiating with my wife following our divorce. I need to know my liabilities, if any.… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
We are divorced. My ex lives 24 miles away from me. By separation
We are divorced. My ex lives 24 miles away from me. By separation agreement, he has our two children every other weekend and 2 hours on a Wednesday evening. He said he will take me to court to make me… read more
Glos solicitor
Glos solicitor
Partner
Bachelor's Degree
1,599 satisfied customers
Getting divorced and have a new partner. Is it better when
Getting divorced and have a new partner. Is it better when trying to get custody of kids to be a single full time working dad and keep quiet about my new partner or to have a new partner? Wife is a st… read more
Joanne B
Joanne B
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
405 satisfied customers
i have separated from the father of my 2 children 4 and 6,
i have separated from the father of my 2 children 4 and 6, instigated by myself due to emotional differences. We are unmarried but have been together for 11 yrs. It is amicable at the moment and he is… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
13,515 satisfied customers
My mum left my dad and left the household after years of physical
My mum left my dad and left the household after years of physical and mental abuse. she took him to court but stop the divorce proceddings after my two brother said they wanted to stay in the family h… read more
Clare
Clare
Family Solicitor
Bachelor's Degree
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