Tag Archives divorce

Respondent in divorce proceedings

by Monday, November 9, 2015

What to do if you have been named as the respondent in divorce proceedings? The first thing to do, is not panic. You are going to be presented with legal terms and antiquated expressions, you may not understand. Rule this, rule that, ancillary relief, matrimonial causes act. Don’t worry we will explain what these things mean so ...

Dale Vince divorce case highlights the need for clean break orders

by Tuesday, June 16, 2015

The number of people asking the courts for financial orders after their divorces have been finalised has doubled according to research carried out by Cardiff-based Hugh James solicitors. Rising asset values, such as property, business or shares, combined with rising incomes may have partly motivated more divorced people to seek a better deal from their former ...

Online divorce services are performing better than high street solicitors

by Monday, March 16, 2015

In a recent speech to The Modern law Conference, Sir Michael Pitt, The Chairman of the Legal Services Board, The super regulator for legal services in England and Wales, referred to nearly completed research that people who chose to use online divorce providers received higher levels of service than from traditional face-to-face providers, and achieve ...