Ministry of Justice – DIY finances on Financial Settlements
18th December 2015
Couples advised to check their Financial Settlements Many divorcing couples have resorted to a ‘Do-It-Yourself’ approach in recent months but the perils of not getting good legal advice can be far reaching and disastrous. A recent example of this has come to light today whereby couples using the Ministry of Justice Financial Form (called a Form E) may have entered into a final court order to their detriment.
DIY Divorce – Is it a good idea?
15th September 2015
When a marriage breaks down the most common reaction is to feel a sense of failure and isolation. According to the Office of National Statistics, it is estimated that around 42% of marriages in England and Wales end in divorce.