Divorce and the family car – Part 2

February 5, 2020

In the second part of the ‘Divorce and the family car’ blog (find the first part here) Professional Support Lawyer Carla Ditz looks at some of the administrative issues you will need to consider if a car has been or is about to be transferred into your name following divorce or separation, as well as

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Divorce and the family car – Part 1

February 4, 2020

What might I need to think about? Whilst it may not necessarily be at the forefront of your mind when divorce proceedings are underway, the family car is not something you will want to overlook. In some cases, a relatively low value may be attributable to the family car but it is the utility which

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Marriage Story: A review (of sorts) by an English matrimonial solicitor – lessons to learn?

January 20, 2020

Marriage Story (2019; cert 15, 2h 17min) Written and Directed by Noah Baumbach Warning: contains spoilers  Noah Baumbach’s latest film, Marriage Story, has been well received – it is nominated for 6 Oscars and 5 BAFTAs. There are certainly great performances but is there anything for those going through separation / divorce to learn? Are

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The Impact of Divorce on Children

October 21, 2019

Divorce can be incredibly destabilising for children and can have a huge impact on them. The younger the child, the more “care taking” they will need. When a parent’s capacity to care is reduced, whether from stress of a divorce/separation or simply due to the fact that more of their time is taken up by

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Reflections on divorce – how to get through divorce & separation

July 10, 2017

Continuing our series of Reflections on Divorce – How to get Through Divorce & Separation. In this blog one of our former clients looks back on her experience of divorce. Anna had been married for over 30 years when her marriage came to an end. She and her husband had three adult/teenage children. Anna and her husband

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Reflections on divorce – how to get through divorce & separation

July 3, 2017

In this blog, one of a series reflecting on how to get through divorce & separation, one of our former clients considers her experience of divorce. Amanda (not her real name) and her husband separated without children after a long relationship but a short marriage. She instructed lawyers after being surprised by her husband’s financial claims which were made out

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