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Divorce in farming communities: how to protect assets for future generations

Divorces among farming communities are historically more complex and treated differently by the courts.   Whereas divorces outside the farming…

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Divorce, retirement and pension share orders: why you should tread carefully

By Norman Taylor When couples divorce or terminate a civil partnership, a key issue is dividing any pension rights that…

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Together yet apart: How separating couples can achieve a dignified divorce

By Norman Taylor, collaborative family lawyer The prospect of divorce can be overwhelming, exhausting and frightening. In our experience, most…

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Jones Myers case assists Supreme Court judges’ maintenance ruling

A case handled by Jones Myers has helped five Supreme Court judges to rule that a divorced surveyor should not…

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Offshore trusts, new trends and referees – meet our in-house barrister, Andrew Fox

As an in-house barrister at Jones Myers, what type of cases do you work on? Some of my cases involve…

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Would ‘no fault’ divorce help children caught in the crossfire to stay on track?

The myriad of media comments, articles and speculation on whether ‘no fault’ divorces will come to fruition fail to mention…

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I’m a disappointed beneficiary: what are my options?

By Polly Coram, solicitor The fundamental basis of any will is that a person has a right to leave what…

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How our expertise can guide you through Contentious Trusts & Estates issues

By Polly Coram, solicitor Our Contentious Trusts & Estates, team, headed by Laura Short, solely practices in this area. The…

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Meal ticket divorce ruling provides food for thought over maintenance deals

By Peter Jones, founder of Jones Myers Family Law Solicitors A recent divorce case, which has been widely reported and…

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Divorce and Finances:Don’t leave your financial settlement to chance – how to avoid it being rejected

Our latest blog on The Divorce Magazine puts the spotlight on how to avoid a financial settlement being rejected. Below…