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Articles : March 2008

Divorce and family law explained 

10 Secrets of a successful divorce

By Woolley & Co, on Wednesday March 19, 2008 at 9:48am

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It pays to negotiate in a divorce

By Woolley & Co, on Wednesday March 12, 2008 at 2:10pm

Going to a divorce solicitor does not necessarily mean going to Court. Many of our clients don’t actually attend Court at all. But it takes two to agree a financial settlement and sometimes there is no alternative. Generally, though, it pays to negotiate. The costs of a case which goes to Court nearly always vastly exceed the costs of a sensible settlement and that ignores the emotional costs too.No doubt partly due to this concern “How...

Understanding the cost of divorce

By Woolley & Co, on Wednesday March 12, 2008 at 2:00pm

First things first. What is a divorce? This is where many people get confused. A divorce in the UK is merely the ending of the legal contract between a husband and wife. A divorce case and the costs involved DO NOT automatically include the costs of sorting out matters in relation to children, for example getting agreement on contact and residence, or the thorny issue of dividing your finances.A UK divorce case involves the completion of certain items of...

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