The division of assets, partnerships and marriages as well as other family law advice shared by our experts.

Family

Azhar Hussain Fri, 01/11/2019 - 15:16

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

Judicial Separation as formal process by which you confirm the marital separation between you and your partner, unfortunately does NOT end the 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 Wed, 12/12/2018 - 15:03

Civil Partnerships – For You?

In the future, every couple in England & Wales, will be able to choose between a marriage or civil partnership to formalise their relationship.
Sarah Gledhill Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:54

Financial Settlements – What the Courts consider on divorce

One of the most emotive issues that usually arises from a divorce is how to split money and assets. If you are considering a divorce, contact us.
Chris Germaine Wed, 03/14/2018 - 11:13

The season of goodwill

Whilst the traditional Christmas is the aim for many, more than half the people who plan to divorce will start the process by consulting divorce solicitors.
Sarah Gledhill Wed, 03/14/2018 - 10:14

Divorce

Divorce is a daunting prospect for many people and for most, a less than pleasant experience. More if you are not a UK national and don’t know where to start.
OptimalSolicitors Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:33

How to change an adult or child name in the UK

It’s becoming more frequent for people to request a name change for themselves or their child. This can happen due parents’ separation or other reasons.
Sarah Gledhill Tue, 03/13/2018 - 15:04

Prenuptial Agreements

With nearly half of marriages ending in divorce, we've seen a change in couples’ attitudes towards their finances and Prenuptial Agreements became very popular.