Personal partnerships and agreements

Crack down on child maintenance evasion

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It has long been a problem that some non-resident parents avoid paying the correct and fair amount of child maintenance, by arranging their financial affairs in a certain way. Jennifer Williamson looks at a recent case. More …

Bristol, Baronesses and Baa-ing - Resolution's 30th National Conference

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Representatives from each of the Blake Morgan family team's three locations recently attended Resolution's 30th National Conference, which was billed as the highlight of the family law calendar. More …

Tying the knot in 2018

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If like a certain Prince you are fast approaching a special day in 2018, you may have spent the last few months planning the wedding venue or band, what to wear, your photographers, florists and caterers. The number of members of the general public who are to attend, or their identity, probably won't have troubled you like it has Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Although not as exciting, what should also be added to your essential wedding checklist is reviewing or making your Will. More …

Prenuptial agreements - beauty or a beast?

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Whether you love or despise them, prenuptial agreements are on the rise, especially amongst people who have amassed considerable wealth or are from a wealthy family who demands the family silver be protected! More …

Falling divorce rates

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It is being reported today in The Telegraph that the number of couples divorcing is now at the lowest rate for forty years, despite the fact that the number of marriages taking place has increased. More …