Stepparents: What are your rights?

Family relationships can be tricky in any situation, but they can be especially difficult to navigate if you are the stepparent of a child instead of being biologically related to […]

What you need to know about no-fault divorce

A new change to divorce law has made getting divorced a more straightforward process for everyone involved.  The landmark reform introduced no-fault divorce and is looking to reduce the conflict […]

Can you divorce in the UK if you or your spouse live abroad?

A divorce can be a difficult and complicated time for anyone, but this can be particularly true if one party lives in another country. Many couples are left wondering whether […]

What are the benefits of a no-fault divorce and why should you consider one?

Taking the decision to get a divorce is never an easy one, but the road to seeing it through can be even harder. The process of a divorce involves complicated […]

Understanding the new no-fault divorce process

The UK’s divorce laws have long been dubbed as archaic and outdated. The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 is changing this. This new law, which came into force on […]

What is family arbitration & do you need it?

Family arbitration is a means of settling issues relating to family law without the need for a full court hearing. It is mostly used to deal with issues relating to […]

How to Change Your Name – What You Need to Know

There are several reasons for changing your name, whether that be due to marriage, a civil partnership,  divorce, or wanting to be known by a nickname. Irrespective of the reason, […]

What’s the difference between annulment and divorce?

When a couple decides that their marriage can no longer continue, they will typically decide that a divorce is needed. However, many people do not realise that an annulment might […]

Understanding high net worth divorce

In regular divorce cases, usually, the biggest challenge is ensuring a “fair and equitable” split of the family home and any pension funds. In high net worth divorce cases, issues […]

Understanding the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020

The UK’s divorce laws have long been dubbed as archaic and outdated. The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 is expected to change this. Coming into force in autumn 2021, […]

How perception of Divorce has changed in 2020

Over the course of time, relationship habits, wants and priorities have changed and evolved to become more inclusive but also more aware, especially when it comes to finances and shared […]

How Family Law is adapting to a ‘virtual’ world

In just a few months, Covid-19 has seen normal life change dramatically. Some changes have had devastating consequences and other changes have brought potentially positive changes to the way we […]