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Divorce is at 40-year low – because couples can’t afford to split

Legal fees for divorce, of up to £50,000, compounded by a difficult housing market, tough economic conditions and high levels…

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The pain-free way to part?

Collaborative divorce, a way of ending a marriage that claims to be both swift and amicable, is gaining popularity here…

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International parental abduction back in the spotlight this summer

New figures released by the Foreign Office reveal an alarming rise in international parental abduction cases that can turn summer…

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Jones Myers: Our ethos and expertise

At Jones Myers we pride ourselves on the high level of personal service we offer our clients. We also recognise…

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Seven ‘P’s to avoid post-divorce financial blunders

After the death of a spouse, divorce rates as the second most stressful life event – with some couples compounding…

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Breaking up for the summer? How collaboration avoids aggravation

For couples whose marriages are more akin to sinking sand than solid rock, the additional pressures of the impending and…

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Divorce Japanese style – will it catch on?

It’s a far cry from the British way of doing things but as Japan’s divorce rates soar, due partly to…

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We didn’t make a splash – but we didn’t sink either!

Wacky, colourful and great fun is how the Jones Myers team described our first foray into Dragon Boat racing when…

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Why mediation doesn’t always work

From April this year separating couples are forced to consider mediation to resolve any disputes before resorting to the courts…

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Congratulations to our newest partner, Fiona Kendall

We’re delighted to announce that Fiona Kendall, one of the first UK solicitors to train as a collaborative family lawyer…