Welcome to the page related to family law articles.

Family

Azhar Hussain Fri, 09/06/2019 - 10:16

Parental Responsibility – What Do I Need to Know?

This article provides you an introduction to the concept of parental responsibility and how it is considered in England & Wales. We have a wide-ranging client base and are often dealing with complex issues related to breakdown of a relationship, child arrangements, and financial remedy issues.
Azhar Hussain Fri, 09/06/2019 - 09:39

What If I want to Change My Child’s Name?

We understand how difficult it can be if you want to change your child’s name and the other parent is not agreed or if you do not want to change your child’s name and oppose this application. We can assist you in these scenarios and as a start, this article provides some initial information.
Azhar Hussain Tue, 09/03/2019 - 09:25

Family law solicitors - what are the perceptions of a solicitor?

When approached to write an article about the family solicitors, with emphasis on the perceptions of a family law solicitor, it really got me thinking. I must point out that three pages in, I realised my keen approach needed to be reigned in. The topic itself is seemingly endless.
Stephanie Matthews Thu, 08/29/2019 - 11:54

Family Law - What is a Litigant in Person

Litigants in person are now regulars in family proceedings, whether it relates to divorce, financial matters, children or injunctions against their ex-partner.
Clara Burns Tue, 08/27/2019 - 11:19

What Rights Do Grandparents Have to See Their Grandchildren?

Almost 2 out of 3 grandparents look after their grandchildren regularly. When a relationship breaks down, one party may limit or completely refuse grandparents contact with their grandchildren.
Azhar Hussain Tue, 06/04/2019 - 09:13

The division of assets in case of divorce of well-off people

During divorce proceedings, one might expect conflicts related to the division of assets (commonly referred to as financial remedy orders). In such cases, people often sign an agreement. However, if you have not signed such agreement, our experience team can help you with settlement.
Azhar Hussain Mon, 02/18/2019 - 19:28

Converting a Civil Partnership into a Same-Sex Marriage

This article provides information regarding the procedures that you would need to apply when you seek to convert your Civil Partnership into a Same-Sex Marriage.
Azhar Hussain Fri, 02/15/2019 - 13:32

Optimal Solicitors – Legal Services For The Modern Family

The ‘traditional’ view of a family nucleus continues to exist. However, by way of societal progression, the modern definition of a family is continuing to evolve. The examples of varying family structures include: two parent families, single parent families, extended families living together, grandparent families, ‘step’ families amongst others.
Azhar Hussain Mon, 01/28/2019 - 09:29

Child Arrangement Order Matters

When you are separating from your partner a child arrangement order may be necessary to resolve disagreements regarding where and with who children will live, or how much time they will spend with a parent or other person with whom they do not live.
Azhar Hussain Fri, 01/11/2019 - 15:16

Judicial Separation - what is this and is it appropriate for you?

What is Judicial Separation? This is a formal process by which you confirm the marital separation between you and your partner. There is often confusion regarding this process. It is very important to remember that this process does NOT end the marriage and at the end of the process you will remain married to your ex-partner. If you seek to dissolve the marriage, you should be considering divorce proceedings and we invite you to contact us to discuss your specific circumstances.