Dating after Divorce

During the divorce process it is very hard for most to imagine ever finding love again and dating, even though the previous marriage is over. Many mediators and solicitors talk about a ‘child-centred divorce’ which is how parties are expected to approach a divorce...

September – is it a new start for you too?

September – is it a new start for you too? September – is it a new start for you too? The children are back at school now and well, since you’ve bought the new uniform, school bag and compulsory matching stationary, you feel ever so slightly...

What is a Parenting Plan and what are the benefits?

What is a Parenting Plan and what are the benefits? What is a Parenting Plan and what are the benefits? A Parenting Plan is a written document that parents make on the practical aspects of parenting when they separate and divorce. They are designed to give each parent...

What should you look for in a Family Lawyer?

WHAT SHOULD YOU LOOK FOR IN A FAMILY LAWYER? What should you look for in a Family Lawyer? It’s a great question! Finding the right family lawyer for you is crucial in  supporting you through your separation and divorce. Firstly, take your time and do your...

What is shared Parenting and does it work?

What is shared Parenting and does it work? What is shared parenting and does it work? It’s an interesting question. Here in England and Wales, there isn’t a presumption of shared parenting in the way you might think… yet. Does that surprise you?It...

Are you a separated parent this Christmas?

Are you a separated parent this Christmas? Are you a separated parent this Christmas? Perhaps this is your first Christmas as a separated parent, and you’re wondering how you are going to manage financially and emotionally. It could be that you’ve been separated...