Divorce

We can assist you through separation or divorce process, if you are thinking of divorcing.

To obtain a divorce in the UK you must be married for at least a year and the marriage has broken down irretrievably.

We will be able to assist you in below mentioned family matters:

  • Sorting out the matrimonial finances
  • Maintenance
  • How to keep the former matrimonial home
  • How a divorce works
  • Child Support
  • Separation agreements
  • Collaborative Law
  • Civil Partnership

What else do I need to know about Divorce?

There are five reasons for divorce and one out of the five reasons must be used to obtain divorce:

  • The other party has committed adultery by having a sexual relationship with someone of the opposite sex and you can no longer tolerate living with them – known as adultery;
  • You have both lived apart for a continuous period of at least five years just prior to starting the divorce – known as five years separation;
  • The other party has behaved in a particular way and as a result you no longer can be expected to live with them – known as unreasonable behaviour;
  • The other party has withdrawn from living with you on a permanent basis and this is without your consent – known as desertion;
  • You have both lived apart for a continuous period of at least two years just prior to starting the divorce and you both agree to a divorce – known as two years separation and consent.

Contact our Family Experts

Kindly contact our Family experts on 0121 285 2535 or 07940077805 or email legal@paradiselawsolicitors.co.uk for bespoke advice.

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