When a marriage breaks down the next step is for the parties to take legal action to dissolve the marriage. We know this is a big step with significant repercussions for the family unit. A common question we get asked is how is how long does a divorce take? In short, the answer is to how long it takes to get divorced is around 4-6 months if everything goes smoothly.
Can you ever have a “good” divorce? Yes - Ayesha thinks you can. Whether it’s dissolving a marriage or a civil partnership, a good divorce is one where the parties remain amicable, they step away from their emotions and put their sensible heads on.
The numbers of people writing a Will has risen dramatically as a result of the coronavirus. If you do not have a Will and this has been on your to-list then, now might be the time to take that important step.
On 23rd March 2020, the government issued advice on social distancing and warning people to stay inside their homes and avoid any contact with non-household family members. However, the guidance explained where parents do not live in the same household, children under the ages of 18 can be moved between their parents’ homes.