The knowledge and experience of your lawyer can make all the difference between a fair, equitable and reasonable divorce and you being shafted financially, thrust into bleak penury and condemned to a life of difficulty for years.
Finances - getting the best outcome
More information about how to get the best financial settlement from your divorce. Divorce is really about the provision and well being of the kids but if you don't have kids then the money takes centre stage. The best plan is to get the settlement done as quickly and fairly as possible, we can help you do that.
Divorce is all about the future of your children and the division of the money both now and in the future. If you have no children or they are grown up then it's just about how the family assets and future earnings should be split. This is often the most difficult part of the divorce to agree.
The issue of what happens to a pension that may have been built up over many years can prove problematic after a divorce and the issue of maintenance may also need to be addressed.
The best way to have an expensive divorce is to not talk to each other and then argue every point from who gets the toaster or the Waterford crystal to the level and duration of maintenance payments.
The financial crisis of 2008, still euphemistically referred to as the ‘Credit Crunch', has caused untold and lasting damage to the world economy and has now impacted on divorce.
Managing your divorce is going to be one of the most difficult tasks in your life. What you want, what you need and what you eventually settle for are, in most cases going to be three rather different things.