Articles

separation rights
25 April 2018
Separating from a partner can be tough, and unpicking a shared life can be messy, expensive and stressful. And, when it comes to dividing assets, such as the home you have shared, emotions can often run high, with both parties feeling they have a claim to the property.
Divorce ring
16 January 2018
With January traditionally being seen as one of the busiest months for matrimonial lawyers, indeed the first Monday of the New Year is nicknamed ‘Divorce Day’, with legal firms up and down the country reporting record numbers of enquiries, it is, perhaps, important that we look a
Ruth Jones, Solicitor, Family Law
08 January 2018
The first working Monday in January – this year the 8th January – is often referred to by lawyers and the popular press as ‘Divorce Day’.  Perhaps it is better to refer to ‘Divorce January’ rather than ‘Divorce Day’, but there is no doubt that the early weeks in January are ofte
filing a divorce
04 January 2018
Contemplating getting a divorce is an emotional time and beginning the legal process to end a marriage is often a difficult decision to make.  
Divorce
08 November 2017
Celebrating 30 years in business in 2017, Smith Partnership, one of the largest firms of solicitors in the East Midlands, is often surprised by the recurring issues faced by people when going through a stressful divorce process.