No Fault Divorce Bill

No Fault Divorce Bill

The government has acknowledged that its plans to bring in legislation to introduce no fault or no blame divorce proceedings and dissolution of civil partnership proceedings in England and Wales may result in an increase in divorce proceedings. The Secretary of State...
Divorce and Pension Rights

Divorce and Pension Rights

Most of us do not like thinking about planning for our retirement. We often say tomorrow but for many of us tomorrow never comes. However if you are getting divorced you have to face the prospect of the end of your marriage and sorting out financial claims, including...
Probate Fees

Probate Fees

In January, the House of Lords voted through an increase in probate fees from the current flat rate of £155 to a sliding scale of probate fees depending on the value of the estate. For some estates, the probate fees will rise from £155 to £6,000. The government has...