Divorce & Financial Settlement
Whilst often separate topics both divorce and financial settlement agreements often go hand in hand, as family law specialists we’re able to help on both counts. We can work with you as either party in a divorce case and at the same time provide the necessary legal representation in regards to the overall divorce settlement ensuring legal continuity throughout the proceedings.
Signed before getting married or entering into a civil partnership a prenuptial agreement can cover a wide variety of topics and can be tailored to your individual needs, however in most circumstances the main focus will be on each individuals assets. We can provide expert advice on support in producing a suitable agreement and ultimately assist in acting on that agreement should it be required.
For couples living together who do not want to enter into marriage or civil partnership a cohabitation agreement can be an important legal agreement. Covering a framework of agreed topics such as day to day finances, suitable behaviour and what should happen if the agreement is broken these agreements can be personalised to your specific requirements.
A separation agreement can be an important step before proceeding with, or whilst waiting on the finalisation of, formal divorce proceedings. It provides for agreement on a range of matters typically associated with separation such as financial and childcare arrangements. We can help to highlight theses common areas of agreement and tailor the agreement to your needs.
Disputes Involving Children
Legal disputes involving children are by their nature sensitive matters and they are often coupled with adult legal issues too. We are experienced in dealing with a range of disputes involving children, such as parents going through a divorce or separation and when disagreements between family members arise, to ensure that the needs of the children are the paramount concern.