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An expert's breakdown of clean break consent orders

Amy Langlois
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In this article, Family Associate Amy Langlois answers questions around clean break consent orders.

Amy outlines exactly how long it takes to attain a clean break consent order and discusses your options if your ex-partner doesn’t agree to enter into one.

The new divorce terminology explained

Amy Langlois
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Divorce is changing completely on April 6th. No-fault divorce will take over from the previous 'fault-based' divorce and, with that, divorce terminology will also be updated.

In this article, Family Associate Amy Langlois outlines and defines the terminology going forward.

Can I do a no-fault divorce myself online?

Louisa Knight
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In this article, Family Solicitor Louisa Knight discusses DIY divorce and how it will work with the new divorce law going forward.

Louisa looks at whether a DIY divorce is easier, discussing the pros and cons, and outlines the divorce process in full.

What are joint applications for divorce and how do they work?

Andrew Stynes
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The new law, coming into force on April 6th, states that couples can apply for divorce jointly for the first time ever.

Specialist family and no fault divorce solicitor and partner Andy Stynes looks at the benefits of joint application and outlines how you can apply in his latest article.

How long does a no-fault divorce take?

Simon Immins
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The upcoming introduction of the Divorce Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 is set to introduce no-fault divorce.

Family Partner Simon Immins takes a look at the no-fault divorce process and discusses how long it will take to complete.

Everything you need to know about No Fault Divorce

Andrew Stynes
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In this article, experienced Family Solicitor & Partner Andy Stynes details everything that you need to know about No Fault Divorce. Including - what NFD is, when it comes into law, how NFD works, whether it can be contested and more.

What is a post-nuptial agreement and do I need to have one?

Amy Langlois
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Amy Langlois, Solicitor in our Family Team, looks at post nuptial agreements; discussing what they are, how they're used and whether you need one. She also looks at whether post nups are legally binding and how they can be used to protect assets in divorce or seperation.

No fault divorce to become law in 2022

Amy Langlois
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Ministers announced yesterday that the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 will come into force on 6th April 2022. The bill allows couples to divorce or dissolve their civil partnership without assigning blame, a process that is commonly referred...

Can a spouse or civil partner sell a matrimonial home without you knowing?

Amy Langlois
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Amy Langlois , Family Solicitor explains whether a spouse or civil partner can sell a matrimonial home without you knowing. For a free initial meeting please call 01202 499255 and Amy or a member of the Family Team will...

Divorce and child arrangements: What do parents need to consider?

Amy Langlois
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What happens if we can't agree on child arrangements? How do the courts decide child arrangements? Family Solicitor Amy Langlois provides an in depth guide to divorce and child arrangements, describing court proceedings and answering some frequently asked questions.

Can you do a divorce yourself online?

Louisa Knight
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Online Divorces: Can you do a divorce yourself?   Recent statistics show that 42% of UK marriages end in divorce. This figure has been increasing for some time and with the introduction of no fault divorce in the UK , more and more couples are...

How to change a child's surname

Louisa Knight
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Louisa Knight, solicitor in our specialist family law team, answers the most frquently-asked questions about naming a child and changing a child's name.

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