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The Government’s protocol for couples before they issue court proceedings

To help those going through separation and divorce to become aware of mediation and other dispute resolution processes and help…


Posted in: Mediation

Getting The Best Value From Your Divorce Lawyer

Although the availability of DIY and on-line divorce services may be of use and interest for some,  many people facing…


Posted in: Collaborative Law, Divorce, Finance, Living Together, Mediation, Separation

Use A Divorce Coach – Help Yourself and Reduce Your Legal Fees

The ending of a relationship or marriage for whatever reason, and the decision by both, or by one person, to…


Posted in: Child Law, Collaborative Law, Divorce, Finance, Living Together, Mediation, Separation

Options for reducing conflict when separating

Separation and divorce are never easy.    A recent survey from Resolution, revealed that in the South-East: • Four out of five…


Posted in: Child Law, Collaborative Law, Divorce, Finance, Living Together, Mediation, Separation

Arbitration in family law : another tool in the box of out-of-court methods of dispute resolution

Along with mediation and collaborative law, arbitration offers an alternative to court for couples, to assist them with the resolution…


Posted in: Child Law, Divorce, Finance, Living Together, Separation

The court’s approach when considering divorce settlements

What factors does the court taken into account when dealing with the financial aspects of divorce and what approach does…


Posted in: Divorce

Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting – Referral form

Before making an application to the court to resolve an issue in relation to your children and/or with regard to…


Posted in: Mediation

Parenting together but apart

If you divorce or separate, you do still continue to be parents and will need to resolve the future arrangements…


Posted in: Child Law

Finalising financial settlements using the court process

If one of the parties is not willing to provide voluntary disclosure or negotiate, or progress is not being made,…


Posted in: Finance

What does the collaborative law process involve?

If you decide that the collaborative law process is the one you wish to use, you and your collaborative lawyer…


Posted in: Collaborative Law