Yearly Divorce Archives: 2020

What are the most common reasons for divorce in the UK?

What are the most common reasons for divorce in the UK?

From the micro the macro, there are countless reasons why a marriage might break down. When it comes to divorce petitions however, the complexities of life... Read More

ONS: Divorces increased by 18.4% in 2019

ONS: Divorces increased by 18.4% in 2019

New figures published by the Office for National Statistics reveal a sharp rise in the total number of divorces between opposite-sex couples in 2019.... Read More

Divorce in the event of a no-deal Brexit

Divorce in the event of a no-deal Brexit

With time running out for the UK to agree a post-Brexit trade deal with the EU, the prospect of no-deal is becoming increasingly likely. The... Read More

Maintaining your lifestyle after divorce

Maintaining your lifestyle after divorce

Divorce, inevitably, is a time of change. Yet, when it comes to the financial aspects of divorce, the courts try to retain stability: indeed, until it was... Read More

Case analysis: Villiers v Villiers

Case analysis: Villiers v Villiers

Despite the closeness of Scotland and England geographically, the two countries adopt very different approaches when it comes to the issue of financial... Read More

Emma Gill explores the creative ways divorcing couples are getting in touch

Emma Gill explores the creative ways divorcing couples are getting in touch

Lockdown has forced everyone to change the way they live their lives and divorcing couples are no exception. With many countries around the world... Read More

Property and divorce: Emma Gill speaks to the World at One

Property and divorce: Emma Gill speaks to the World at One

With lockdown restrictions becoming increasingly effective in tackling the spread of COVID-19, attention has turned to re-opening parts of the economy which... Read More

Emma Gill speaks to the World at One about divorce rates and re-opening the property market

Emma Gill speaks to the World at One about divorce rates and re-opening the property market

Will the re-opening of the property market affect divorce rates? Emma Gill, Director of Divorce and Family Law and head of our Manchester office,... Read More