Divorce

You keep the house…

The Supreme Court’s ruling in Birch v Birch highlights the cost of rehousing on divorce cases, explains Haze

07 Aug 2017

Is the ex-wife expected to work?

Alec Samuels provides an overview of the principal issues to be considered in maintenanc

31 Jul 2017

Divorce and intra-UK jurisdiction disputes

Amy Scollan discusses the contrast between English and Scottish law on matrimonia

17 Jul 2017

Mental capacity and family proceedings

Mariko Wilson discusses the checks and balances in place to ensure that vulnerable clients are protected and their interests properly represented in famil

05 Jul 2017

What is a ‘short’ marriage?

The decision in Sharp adds further uncertainty to the already inexact science of the division of finances on divorce, writes Pipp

03 Jul 2017

£500m divorce and separation market primed for financial advisers

‘It’s very rare I see a case where financial input isn’t needed at som

30 Jun 2017

De-linking of divorce from ‘money’ to be rolled out nationally

Successful pilot paves way for new approach t

15 Jun 2017

Court of Appeal departs from ‘blind application’ of equal sharing principle

Couples may take more relaxed attitude towards pre-nuptia

13 Jun 2017

Italy, England and the great maintenance debate

As long as English courts will continue to make generous awards to the financially weaker spouse, London's reputation as the divorce capital will hold firm, says Pau

07 Jun 2017