Ministry of Justice – DIY finances on Financial Settlements
18th December 2015
Couples advised to check their Financial SettlementsMany 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.