Article Tag: spouses

Managing Emotions During the Separation Process

The past few months have been emotionally challenging for many people. However, for couples who are trying to negotiate their way through a marriage breakdown, recent months have been especially difficult. Cheryl Haywood, Associate in the Family Law team, outlines how to prevent strong emotions causing further difficulties during the separation process. The majority of… Read more »

Funding for spouses in a marriage breakdown now available

In the past, spouses in a marriage breakdown could access legal aid to assist with the financial cost of their separation. With the abolition of legal aid, it became apparent that some spouses – for example wives or husbands who had been homemakers and not had any regular income – were left with no financial… Read more »