All posts with the Divorce tag

The Grass Is Greener? Adultery and Divorce

In Autumn 2017, series 2 of Dr Foster gripped the nation.  The magnificent Suranne Jones was back, playing the betrayed wife, Dr Gemma Foster.  Her and her ex-husband Simon, played by Bertie Carvel demonstrated how devastating adultery can destroy...

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A is for Amour (or less)

Valentines’ Day has been and gone for another year and some of us may be rather relieved.  One such person might be Naiyana Garth, the very recently former long-term partner of actor Idris Elba. If the rumour mill is to be believed, the...

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Let’s raise a cup to not going to Court!

The 2015 National Dispute Resolution (DR) Week is here! And so begins the celebration of Mediation, Collaboration and Arbitration as the positive means of resolving the most important and the most sensitive issues in our lives. As a family lawyer...

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Family Law News – November 2015

Court Update The Bury St Edmunds divorce centre is launching an ‘on demand information bulletin’ on the 16th November 2015.  The bulletin will provide general information to assist practitioners so as to enable them to assess when work sent...

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The Litigant in Person and the McKenzie Friend

A litigant in person is someone who represents himself or herself in Court proceedings.  The legal system is one that is designed for lawyers and so in the majority of cases, it will be an unfamiliar environment for the litigant in person who may...

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