In A Divorce, Who Gets To Keep The Dog?

In A Divorce, Who Gets To Keep The Dog?

Few of us can’t have been moved by the sight of photographs of Ant McPartlin being greeted by what appeared to be his rather boisterous Labrador dog after the two of them had spent time apart following his separation from his wife, Lisa. All specialist divorce...
Child Contact Arrangements at Christmas

Child Contact Arrangements at Christmas

Child Contact Arrangements at Christmas for Divorced and Separated Parents As a Manchester children solicitor my thoughts turn to Christmas a lot earlier than many other parents. That is because whenever I talk about custody and access arrangements, with parents I...
Can You Get A Quickie Divorce in Manchester?

Can You Get A Quickie Divorce in Manchester?

We all read in the newspapers about celebrities and their quickie divorce hearings and yet if you pick up the phone to speak to a divorce solicitor about a quickie divorce in Manchester you are often told that the divorce could take up to 8 months. As we are in the...
How To Get Divorced

How To Get Divorced

The government has announced a consultation process on getting divorced. The move follows the widely publicised case of Mrs Owens who applied for a divorce from her husband and as her husband refused to agree to a divorce the case went on appeal to the Supreme Court....