Legally Changing Your Name

At SAS Daniels we can help you the legal side of changing your name. We often find that many people want to change their name and this can be for a number of reasons. If you are over the age of 18, the minimum legal age for changing your name, the changing your name can… Read more »

Child Care

Reading

A judge once ordered the return of two little girls to their mother. They had been with their father for 14 months and he cared for them when their mother left to live with someone else. The judge decided that the children should return to live with their mother and the father appealed and lost…. Read more »

Pensions & Divorce

Signing Document

Pensions are complex and it is important that expert advice is received. Some pensions are ‘high risk’ which means lawyers will strongly advise you to obtain a pension report to ensure that the true value of the pension is known. For example public sector pensions and final salary/defined benefit schemes are likely to be undervalued…. Read more »

A Divorce & Financial Assets

Meeting

Our Family Law team were instructed by a wife who had filed an application for financial remedy. The husband and wife had been married for nine years with no children, they had been separated for 12 months, and she had obtained her decree absolute. She lived in a house that had belonged to her grandfather… Read more »

Shelley Chesworth

Shelley Cheshworth, Partner and Joint Head of Family Law at SAS Daniels

I am Partner and Head of the Family Law team, specialising in family law for over 25 years and advise clients across Cheshire from our offices in Stockport. I have particular expertise in complex financial negotiations where the assets include businesses, diverse pension schemes and substantial investment portfolios. As a member of the Children Panel… Read more »