No fault divorce

We are very pleased that no fault divorce is finally arriving! Divorce is not something anyone wants to happen, but the old system usually made a bad situation worse. The new system is very simple - see our previous blog. You can do it yourself... Read more

No fault divorce

After years of discussion, on 06 April 2022, new legislation will come into force enabling a ‘no-fault’ divorce. The introduction of ‘no-fault’ divorce allows for married couples (or civil partners) to end their marriage without having to... Read more

Making divorce easier

The start of the new year brings good news about changes to the divorce law.  The Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill was laid before Parliament (again) on Tuesday 7 January. Fingers crossed this will third time lucky. The government... Read more

Pensions on divorce

After two years of investigating, the Pension Advisory Group has published their report which can be found here. This is excellent, a very useful resource, giving much needed advice and making recommendations about how pensions should be dealt with... Read more

No fault divorce

The government has announced they will introduce no fault divorce. This is excellent news. The current law was introduced in the 1960's, and is set out in the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973. Society has changed hugely since then, but divorce law... Read more