Divorce and Dementia

Divorce and Dementia

Living with a husband or wife who has dementia can be more than some spouses can cope with, especially when there were marital difficulties for a long time prior to the dementia diagnosis. Although there is an increasing amount of support available and understanding...
What is a Lifetime Gift UK?

What is a Lifetime Gift UK?

Lifetime gifting is on the rise. That is not surprising, as nowadays children need a financial helping hand to get them on the property ladder. However, when parents give cash to their children they often do not know the UK rules on ‘’what is a lifetime gift’’. As...
How Much Does it Cost to Make a Will?

How Much Does it Cost to Make a Will?

Most solicitors who prepare Wills or sort out Probate of an estate are a bit wary of talking about how much it costs to make a Will or administer a Probate. At Evolve Family Law, the ethos of the firm and solicitors is to be upfront about fees and to publish them in...
Divorce and Debt

Divorce and Debt

Divorce and debt sounds a depressing topic. However, it is a subject that has to be discussed by many couples who are thinking about separating or getting divorced.   Putting off a separation or divorce because you are in debt is rarely a good idea unless you think...
Jewish Marriage and Divorce – the Get

Jewish Marriage and Divorce – the Get

A Manchester businessman has lost his appeal to change a financial court order made in divorce court proceedings. The court had ordered him to pay spousal maintenance at the rate of £1,850 a month until he gave his wife a Get.   The Court of Appeal has ruled that Alan...
Inheritance And Divorce

Inheritance And Divorce

For many young couples it is a real struggle to get on the property ladder. The combination of rising house prices and stagnant salaries has made the ambition of property ownership an uphill battle for the majority of young married couples. However many of their...