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Divorce Financial Settlements
Following separation, it’s often the financial negotiations that are most fiercely contested. But whilst it’s important to ensure your own financial stability, it can also be difficult to reach an agreement that both of you consider to be fair.
As family law specialists, we believe that the best way of resolving financial settlement issues is through negotiation. Within our family law team, we have trained collaborative lawyers and accredited mediators who can help you reach an amicable financial agreement together.
If negotiation isn’t possible however, we will go to court to protect your position and interests.
If you’re not eligible for legal aid, we offer a free 30 minute consultation with a legal expert in family law. If more detailed advice is required, each additional 30 minutes costs £50.00 (+ VAT ), payable at the meeting. We can also tell you about our fixed fee packages.
You can also download our family law guides or factsheets with useful information on a range of family issues.
Financial considerations on divorce or dissolving a civil partnership
Our aim is always to negotiate an agreement on the financial aspects of your separation, but sometimes that’s just not possible. In this situation you’ll need to apply to the court.