All posts by Family Law

What will happen to my pension on divorce?

For many, their pension will be one of their biggest assets after their home and therefore it is important to consider what should happen to the pension in the event of a divorce. Before proper consideration can be given to this question, it is...

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Family Mediation Week

Launched by the Family Mediation Council, Family Mediation Week takes place between 18 and 22 January and is aimed to raise awareness of mediation and how it can benefit separating couples.  The Family Mediation Council were concerned that many...

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Family Courts in 2021

Very little about 2020 can be described as ‘normal’ and the Family Courts are no exception to that.  But the question on everyone’s mind at the moment is ‘what does 2021 have in store?’  When the country ‘locked down’ on 23 March...

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To you, our NHS staff and your families

The support, commitment and kindness shown by you this year has been inspirational. Along with every hardworking doctor, nurse and carer, you have really stepped up when we needed you. We want to say, thank you. And we want to do what we can...

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When can I see my children at Christmas?

There’s been so much talk recently about Christmas.  Will it be ‘normal’?  Can we share it with our loved ones?  How many of us will be able to get together? And will we be able to hug?  Whilst the government may have given us some of the...

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Have Yourself a Good Divorce Week!

If you ask anybody that has been directly or indirectly involved in Divorce proceedings, usually the word 'good' is not a word that is used in a positive context - divorces are traditionally seen as a stressful, costly and emotionally draining...

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Raising Awareness For White Ribbon Day 2020

Have you heard of White Ribbon Day? White Ribbon UK are the leading charity with the objective of ending male violence against women by engaging with men and boys to make a stand against violence. Each year thousands of people stand up, speak...

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Probate Guide: Top Tips for Executors

What you need to know but probably weren’t aware of when you agreed to be named as the Executor of a Will At Bennett Griffin LLP we have a team of specialists specifically to advise and assist Executors. If you have been entrusted with...

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