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Civil partnerships or marriage for heterosexual couples: what’s the difference?

This week sees the second reading of a bill which, if passed, would enable opposite sex couples to enter a…

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Protection needed for cohabiting couples – more of your questions answered

By Liz Bell, solicitor Following on from our earlier blog, which highlighted how a high percentage of cohabiting couples wrongly…

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Why our 25th birthday anniversary is going down a treat!

It’s celebration time as we mark 25 years as a niche family law practice which continues to go from strength…

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Why our expansion to Harrogate has made a media splash!  

  Our highly experienced team at Jones Myers has opened a new office at Windsor House, Cornwall Road in Harrogate…

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Cohabitation: your key questions answered  

By Liz Bell, solicitor Cohabiting couple families remain the fastest growing relationship in the UK, but many mistakenly believe that…

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Why the dinosaurs’ days are numbered in the current child support system

By Peter Jones, founder A senior judge’s call for parents with valuable homes to be forced to pay more child…

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We’re marking further expansion with a new office in Harrogate

Milestone expansion: our new office will be based at Windsor House. Having worked with divorcing and separating couples for many…

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Child maintenance fiasco – why a name change fails to resolve underlying problem

  By Peter Jones, founder of Jones Myers The fact that the UK has a backlog of almost £3 billion…

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Revving up for pre-nups – but will they stall on the legal journey?

Following our blog on DIY pre-marital arrangements, so called ‘pre-nups’ have again hit the headlines with some media reporting that…

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Civil partnerships “divorce” increase prompts call for pre-cips

As figures show a 20% increase in dissolutions of civil partnerships, Fiona Kendall, partner at Jones Myers, is urging couples…